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aqueduct

aq·ue·duct

aqueduct

pronunciation:
ae kw duhkt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a channel built to convey water from a long distance.
synonyms:
conduit, watercourse
similar words:
channel, duct, waterway
definition 2: a bridgelike structure designed to carry a waterway or pipe across a river or valley.
 
synonyms:
watercourse
similar words:
conduit, duct
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The word aqueduct contains the following parts:
duc, duct Latin root that means lead; draw along