noun, plural wa·ter·works.
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Below, a waterworks at Tokyo Disneyland gets interrupted by the 8.9 quake.Shocking Videos and Photos From the 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami|The Daily Beast|March 11, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The waterworks tend to switch on at moments of teeth-grinding stress and sweet relief.
Today Pat Brown is remembered as a builder—of freeways and universities and waterworks.
Turn to the left into the Chausse de Furnes, leaving on the left the reservoir of the ruined waterworks.Ypres and the Battles of Ypres|Unknown
Would the waterworks fail and the rabble catch her, after all?A German Pompadour|Marie Hay
It was through his instrumentality that Walla Walla secured its waterworks.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 2 (of 2)|William Denison Lyman
If waterworks are handy, connect the boiler with a hydrant and after filling the boiler, let it receive the hydrant pressure.
In case no waterworks with good pressure are at hand, you can use a hydraulic pump or a good force pump.
British Dictionary definitions for waterworks
Idioms and Phrases with waterworks
see turn on the waterworks.