Examples of rainwater in a Sentence
a bucket filled with rainwater
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Work is ongoing to improve drainage in the park by expanding two existing ponds into two larger stormwater wetlands with native vegetation and plantings that will retain and filter rainwater.
Runoff wastes valuable irrigation and rainwater and can wash fertilizers, pesticides and soil downstream, which can harm fish and other wildlife.
By 2002, the alarmed Friends of the Uptown group was calling reporters with stories of falling plaster and pooling rainwater.
The eggs can sit dormant for years, Prendergast said, just waiting for a surge of rainwater.
The eggs can sit dormant for years at a time, Prendergast said, just waiting for a surge of rainwater.
On Wednesday, Thai teams constructed dams in an effort to prevent more rainwater from flowing into the cave.
Joe didn't know about the calamitous crack between the windshield and the hood until a seam in the sky split open in the Cuyamaca Mountains between San Diego and Yuma and sheets of rainwater gushed into the car and soaked our feet.
Turquoise forms near the surface as a product of copper weathering, typically caused by rainwater or groundwater.
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Definition of rainwater for English Language Learners
: water that falls as rain
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