waterpower

noun wa·ter·pow·er \ ˈwȯ-tər-ˌpau̇(-ə)r , ˈwä- \

Definition of waterpower

1 : the power of water employed to move machinery
2 : a fall of water suitable for being used to move machinery

Examples of waterpower in a Sentence

  1. Waterpower is a renewable source of energy.

First Known Use of waterpower

1817


WATERPOWER Defined for English Language Learners

waterpower

noun

Definition of waterpower for English Language Learners

  • : the power that comes from moving water and that is used to run machinery or make electricity


WATERPOWER Defined for Kids

waterpower

noun wa·ter·pow·er \ ˈwȯ-tər-ˌpau̇-ər , ˈwä- \

Definition of waterpower for Students

: the power of moving water used to run machinery

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