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archipelago  


      n   pl   , -gos, -goes  
1    a group of islands  
2    a sea studded with islands  
     (C16 (meaning: the Aegean Sea): from Italian arcipelago, literally: the chief sea (perhaps originally a mistranslation of Greek Aigaion pelagos the Aegean Sea), from archi- + pelago sea, from Latin pelagus, from Greek pelagos)  
   archipelagic         
  archipelagian      adj  
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n.
A water-storage area making the surrounding region fertile, or providing a city with its water supply.
[Tech.]
n.
A pipe that carries water and pollutants after being used in houses and businesses.
n.
a leaky tap that tends to spray water over ones trousers whenever used.
n.
1) a boat or ship or such vessels collectively 2) skill in handling boats or in water sports
n.
A process by which fish are taken from a weir with the use of a net which is dipped in the water
exp.
live without being connected to one of more public utilities (such as water, electric power)

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