rainwater Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"rainwater" in British English

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rainwaternoun [U]

uk   /ˈreɪnˌwɔː.tər/  us   /-ˌwɑː.t̬ɚ/
water that has ​fallen as ​rain, ​rather than ​water that has come from a tap: I ​collect rainwater to ​water my ​plants.
(Definition of rainwater from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rainwater" in American English

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rainwaternoun [U]

 us   /ˈreɪnˌwɔ·t̬ər, -ˌwɑt̬·ər/
water that has ​fallen as ​rain
(Definition of rainwater from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rainwater”
in Chinese (Simplified) 雨水…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雨水…
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