Definition of subwater
: to furnish water to (plants) below the surface of the ground so that the water rises about the roots by capillary attraction : subirrigate
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of subwater
sub- + water
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up subwater? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).