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English definition of “fountain”

fountain

noun [C] uk   /ˈfaʊn.tɪn/ us  
B1 a stream of water that is forced up into the air through a small hole, especially for decorative effect, or the structure in a lake or pool from which this flowsMovement of liquidsGarden buildings and structures
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