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waterworks

noun [plural] uk   /ˈwɔː.tə.wɜːks/ us    /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ.wɝːks/
a system of buildings and pipes in which a public supply of water is stored and treated and from which it is sent outPlumbing and pipes and sewage UK polite word the parts of the body that deal with removing urine: The doctor asked if I'd had any problems with my waterworks.Urine and urinatingBodily fluids and their production
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