Definition of watercourse
1 : a natural or artificial channel through which water flows
2 : a stream of water (such as a river, brook, or underground stream)
Examples of watercourse in a sentence
Pesticides are sometimes responsible for contamination of watercourses.
the Erie Canal was the first watercourse to connect the Hudson River with the Great Lakes
First Known Use of watercourse
WATERCOURSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of watercourse for English Language Learners
: a river, stream, etc.
WATERCOURSE Defined for Kids
Definition of watercourse for Students
1 : a channel in which water flows
2 : a stream of water (as a river or brook)
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