[waw-ter-kawrs, -kohrs, wot-er-]
Origin of watercourse
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Examples from the Web for watercourse
The banks of the watercourse were steep, the bottom was sandy.
Away from the watercourse the grasses grew shorter and more slender."Wee Tim'rous Beasties"
He tore towards the watercourse in an agony lest he should be too late.The Call of the Blood
Robert Smythe Hichens
So far, however, the lads had remained on their side of the watercourse.The Rover Boys at Big Horn Ranch
I fired and stepped back, falling, as I did so, into the watercourse.Adventures in Many Lands
- a stream, river, or canal
- the channel, bed, or route along which this flows
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