Definition of waterway in English:


Line breaks: water|way
Pronunciation: /ˈwɔːtəweɪ


  • 1A river, canal, or other route for travel by water: the canal was a very successful commercial waterway
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    • The town is near the Delaware and Hudson Canal, a commercial waterway that connected the two rivers.
    • Houses in the settlement are accessed by boats which travel on the waterways and canals within the community.
    • Finland's 60,000 lakes are linked by short rivers, sounds, or canals to form busy waterways.
  • 2A channel at the outer edge of a deck of a boat that allows water to run off.

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