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flume

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1 a narrow opening between hillsides or mountains that can be used for passage
  • hiked through the flume and into the meadow beyond it

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2 an open man-made passageway for water
  • built a flume next to the road for runoff

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The first known use of flume was in 1748

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“Flume.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flume. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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