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

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Waterpower is a renewable source of energy.

First Known Use of waterpower

1817, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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English Language Learners Definition of waterpower

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

waterpower

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

Kids Definition of waterpower

: the power of moving water used to run machinery

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