- a river in NW Mississippi, flowing S to the Tallahatchie River. 220 miles (354 km) long.
- a river in S Michigan, flowing NE and NW to the St. Joseph River. 25 miles (40 km) long.
- denoting a room or apartment provided with only cold running water, often in a building with no central heating: a cold-water flat.
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To understand what follows, you must remember the utter ignorance dominant in such fishing-stations as Coldwater.
Even Coldwater and Joe, and "them that lay up on the hill," were beginning to be like dreams, cold and far-off.
Mr. Passler in Coldwater, Mississippi had bought a farm at Onida.