Definition of drinking water in English:

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drinking water

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noun

[mass noun]
Water pure enough for drinking.
Example sentences
  • In an age of murky drinking water, carefully made white wine was valued for its clarity.
  • Overlaid on this general picture is the pattern of special commercially available drinking water.
  • There is the cost of cleaning chemical pollution from our drinking water.

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