Definition of “waterway” - English Dictionary

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“waterway” in British English

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waterwaynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwɔː.tə.weɪ/ us /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ.weɪ/

Examples from literature

  • Venice has no roads, but hundreds of canals and waterways. 

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

“waterway” in American English

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waterwaynoun [ C ]

us /ˈwɔ·t̬ərˌweɪ, ˈwɑt̬·ər-/

a regularly used route used by boats, such as a river or channel

(Definition of “waterway” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)