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waterway

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an open man-made passageway for water
  • the Erie Canal was superseded by a much larger waterway, the New York State Barge Canal

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“Waterway.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/waterway. Accessed 7 Jun. 2020.

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