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waterhead

(ˈwɔːtəˌhɛd)
n
(Physical Geography) the source of a stream
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wa•ter•head

(ˈwɔ tərˌhɛd, ˈwɒt ər-)

n.
1. the source of a river or stream.
2. a body of water dammed up, esp. for irrigation.
[1560–70]
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