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flumenoun [C]

uk   us   /fluːm/
a ​narrow channel made for ​carryingwater, for ​example to ​factories that ​produceelectricity a ​structure for ​people to ​slide down at a swimming pool or water park , ​shaped like a ​largetube with ​waterflowing through it
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