Definition of waterhole in English:


Syllabification: wa·ter·hole
Pronunciation: /ˈwôtərˌhōl, ˈwä-


  • A depression in which water collects, especially one from which animals regularly drink.
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    • The Waterhole is an exhibition that teaches young children about the importance of waterholes to Australian native animals.
    • The Chichghat valley is a dense natural forest with ponds and waterholes, grasslands and meadows.
    • Baboons drink out of the waterholes in the spring where the Richardsons had set up their camp.

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