waterway

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noun wa·ter·way \ˈwȯ-tər-ˌwā, ˈwä-\

Definition of waterway

  1. 1 :  a way or channel for water

  2. 2 :  a navigable body of water

Examples of waterway in a sentence

  1. <the Erie Canal was superseded by a much larger waterway, the New York State Barge Canal>

14th Century

First Known Use of waterway

14th century


WATERWAY Defined for English Language Learners

waterway

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noun wa·ter·way \ˈwȯ-tər-ˌwā, ˈwä-\

Definition of waterway for English Language Learners

  • : a canal, river, etc., that is deep and wide enough for boats and ships to travel through


WATERWAY Defined for Kids

waterway

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noun wa·ter·way \ˈwȯ-tər-ˌwā, ˈwä-\

Definition of waterway for Students

  1. :  a channel or a body of water by which ships can travel



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