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waterworks

noun [C] (SUPPLY SYSTEM)   /ˈwɔ·t̬ərˌwɜrks, ˈwɑt̬·ər-/
a system of buildings and pipes in which a public supply of water is stored and cleaned and from which it is sent out
(Definition of waterworks noun (SUPPLY SYSTEM) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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