Meaning of “waterwheel” in the English Dictionary

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"waterwheel" in British English

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waterwheelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwɔː.tə.wiːl/ us /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ.wiːl/

a large wheel that is turned by flowing water and used to provide the power for machinery

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