Meaning of “bilge water” in the English Dictionary

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"bilge water" in British English

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bilge waternoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbɪldʒ ˌwɔː.tər/ us /ˈbɪldʒ ˌwɑː.t̬ɚ/

the dirty water that collects in the bottom inside part of a ship

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

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