château d'eau

[ shah-toh doh ]
/ ʃɑ toʊ ˈdoʊ /

noun, plural châ·teaux d'eau [shah-toh doh] /ʃɑ toʊ ˈdoʊ/. French.

an architecturally treated fountain or cistern.

Nearby words

  1. chávez, cesar,
  2. châlons,
  3. châlons-en-champagne,
  4. chât.,
  5. château,
  6. château wine,
  7. château-thierry,
  8. châteaubriand,
  9. châteauguay,
  10. châteauneuf-du-pape

Origin of château d'eau

lit: castle of water

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