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Definition of groundwater

"groundwater" is probably misspelled. Trying ground_water instead Definition of ground_water

1. ground_water [ n ] underground water that is held in the soil and in pervious rocks

Used in print:

(Statements 87th Congress, 1st Session. Appropriations,...)

In_view_of the increasing shortage of usable surface and ground_water in many parts of the Nation and the importance of finding new sources of supply to meet its present and future water needs , it is the policy of the Congress to provide_for the development of practicable low-cost means for the large-scale production of water of a quality suitable for municipal , industrial , agricultural , and other beneficial consumptive uses from saline water , and for studies and research related thereto .

Synonyms ground_water well_water spring_water Related Terms water

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