Meaning of “aqueduct” in the English Dictionary

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"aqueduct" in British English

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aqueductnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈæk.wə.dʌkt/ us /ˈæk.wə.dʌkt/

Examples

  • About 4,000 years ago people started building special pipes called aqueducts to bring water to their homes.
  • Thanks to aqueducts, there was plenty of water.

(Definition of “aqueduct” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"aqueduct" in American English

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aqueductnoun [ C ]

us /ˈæk·wəˌdʌkt/

(Definition of “aqueduct” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)