water gang

noun

Definition of water gang

chiefly Scottish
: a water or stream channel especially when constructed artificially (as for land drainage or irrigation)

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History and Etymology for water gang

Middle English, from water + gang

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“Water gang.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20gang. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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