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water carrier

noun
1.
a person who carries water, as to a body of troops.
2.
a pipe, duct, or tank for conveying water.
3.
a ship that transports goods or persons by waterway or sea routes.
Origin of water carrier
1645-1655
First recorded in 1645-55
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water carrier

noun
1.
(informal) a football player who is regarded as hard-working and competent but is not a star player

Water Carrier

noun
1.
the Water Carrier, the constellation Aquarius, the 11th sign of the zodiac
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