Entry from US English dictionary
A transverse gap in a mountain ridge through which a stream or river flows.
- I half-heartedly jumped my car over the water gap.
- There's still a very large water gap to be crossed.
- We stopped at the Water Gap that night, and sat long on the wide veranda of the hotel, looking at the wonderful scene.
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Syllabification: wa·ter gap
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