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English definition of “water tower”

water tower

noun [C]    
a device to provide water pressure by positioning a large container for water on top of a tower-like structureGenerating and pumping devices
(Definition of water tower noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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