waterhead

[ waw-ter-hed, wot-er- ]
/ ˈwɔ tərˌhɛd, ˈwɒt ər- /
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noun

the source of a river or stream.
a body of water dammed up for irrigation, to supply a garden, etc.

Nearby words

  1. waterfowl,
  2. waterfowler,
  3. waterfront,
  4. watergate,
  5. waterglass painting,
  6. waterhouse,
  7. waterhouse-friderichsen syndrome,
  8. wateriness,
  9. watering,
  10. watering can

Origin of waterhead

First recorded in 1560–70; water + head

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