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wa·ter

water

 
 
pronunciation:
waw tr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: the clear liquid that is in rain and that fills up rivers, lakes, and oceans.
People, plants, and animals need water in order to live.
 
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part of speech: verb
inflections: waters, watering, watered
definition: to put water on something.
He watered the plants around his house.
 
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derivations: waterlike (adj.), waterer (n.)
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elements in water
means of transportation on water
some actions involving water
some actions of moving water
some areas of flowing water
some bodies of water
some natural processes involving water
some states of water
some things that contain water
some things that live in water
some uses for water
things that control the flow of water
units for measuring water