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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A conduit through which natural liquid flows; A natural body of running liquid flowing on or under the earth; Natural or artificial channel through which liquid flows.

Usage examples (38)
  • The bank of a watercourse, which is the best of clues, affords the worst of paths, and is quite unfit to be followed at night.
  • 'watercourse' overlooked by us, up which the enemy may make his way.
  • He followed the little watercourse straight to the marsh.
  • Camp 28, situated near the left side of a watercourse of the for more
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