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tap waternoun [U]

uk   us  
the water that comes out of the taps in a building that are connected to the main supply of the local water system
Translations of “tap water”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自來水…
in Russian водопроводная вода…
in Turkish musluk suyu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自来水…
in Polish woda z kranu…
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