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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Liquid (H2O)located just downstream of a hydraulic structure

Usage examples (33)
  • A tailwater is simply the controlled flow beneath a man-made dam.
  • Okay, this may not be what you’d call a “warm” getaway, but the San Juan tailwater is one of America’s best winter trout fisheries.
  • Try the tailwater for largemouth bass and walleyes.
  • I own and manage a fishing report on a trout tailwater. for more
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