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aqueduct
A long pipe, usually mounted on a high stone wall that slopes gently, which is used to carry water from the mountains to the lowlands.
Word Entries at Word Info: “aqueduct
aqueduct (s) (noun), aqueducts (pl)
1. An artificial channel for the conveyance or conducting of water from place to place; a conduit; especially, an elevated structure of masonry used for this purpose.
2. A bridgelike structure that carries a water conduit or canal across a valley or over a river.
3. In physiology, a name given to several small canals through which liquids pass, primarily in the heads of mammals.
4. A passage or channel in a body structure or organ.