HyperDic: water_system

English > 2 senses of the expression water system:
NOUNobjectwater systema river and all of its tributaries
artifactwater system, water supply, watera facility that provides a source of water
English > water system: 2 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningA river and all of its tributaries.
PartsriverA large natural stream of water (larger / larger than a creek)
Broadersystem, schemeA group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
Spanishsistema de aguas
Catalansistema d'aigües
English > water system: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA facility that provides a source of water.
Synonymswater supply, water
Part ofinfrastructure, baseThe stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area
Partsreservoir, artificial lake, man-made lakelake used to store water for community use
water mainmain (a pipe or conduit) for conveying water
Broaderfacility, installationA building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry
Spanishabastecimiento de agua, agua
Catalanaigua, sistema d'aigües

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