Definition of watercourse
1 : a natural or artificial channel through which water flows
2 : a stream of water (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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