water parting


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water parting

n.
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water parting

n
(Physical Geography) another term (esp US) for watershed1
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.water parting - a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systemswater parting - a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systems
line - a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent
continental divide - the watershed of a continent (especially the watershed of North America formed by a series of mountain ridges extending from Alaska to Mexico)
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