waterworks translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "waterworks" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


plural noun
/ˈwɔː.tə.wɜːks/ US  /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ.wɝːks/
a system of buildings and pipes in which a public supply of water is stored and treated and from which it is sent out
Plumbing and pipes and sewage
UK polite word the parts of the body that deal with the removal of urine
The doctor asked if I'd had any problems with my waterworks.
Urine and urinatingBodily fluids and their production
Translations of “waterworks”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自來水廠, (人體的)泌尿系統…
(Definition of waterworks from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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