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drink·ing fountain

(drĭng′kĭng)
n.
A device equipped with a nozzle that provides a stream of drinking water for public use.

drinking fountain

n
a device for providing a flow or jet of drinking water, usually in public places

drink′ing foun`tain


n.
a water fountain that ejects a jet of water for drinking without a cup.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.drinking fountain - a public fountain to provide a jet of drinking waterdrinking fountain - a public fountain to provide a jet of drinking water
fountain - a structure from which an artificially produced jet of water arises
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