water privilege

noun

: the right to use water especially as a source of mechanical power

Word History

First Known Use

1804, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of water privilege was in 1804

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“Water privilege.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20privilege. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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