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noun

water at its lowest level, as in a river.

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Origin of low water

First recorded in 1520–30

OTHER WORDS FROM low water

low-water, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for low water

low water

noun

another name for low tide (def. 1)
the state of any stretch of water at its lowest level
a situation of difficulty or point of least success, excellence, etc
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