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pool1

pool1

 
pronunciation:
pul
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: any small area of liquid that has collected on a surface; puddle; pond.
 
similar words:
pond, puddle, wallow, water hole
definition 2: a deep place in a stream or river.
synonyms:
hole
similar words:
swimming hole, well
definition 3: an excavated and usu. cement-lined cavity that is filled with water and used for swimming.
 
synonyms:
swimming pool
similar words:
natatorium, swimming hole, wading pool
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: pooled, pooling, pools
definition: to collect into a pool of liquid.
similar words:
collect, stand
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