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water fountain

noun [C] uk   us  
a device, usually in a public place, which supplies water for drinking
Translations of “water fountain”
in Chinese (Traditional) (公共場所的)噴泉式飲水器…
in Chinese (Simplified) (公共场所的)喷泉式饮水器…
(Definition of water fountain from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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