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waterwork

(ˈwɔːtəˌwɜːk)
n
machinery, etc for storing, purifying, and distributing water
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His passionate eager protestations of love, heard coming out of the darkness by the cemetery wall, or from the deep shadows of the trees on the hill that ran up to the Fair Grounds from Waterworks Pond, were repeated in the stores.
Edmund's Terrace (I waded breast-high across a torrent of water that was rushing down from the waterworks towards the Albert Road), and emerged upon the grass before the rising of the sun.
"We must be," he said, "in the part used more particularly for the waterworks. I see no fire coming from the furnaces."
She shook her head sadly and had, as usual, recourse to the waterworks. She knew what he meant.
The Waterworks, which are on a height near the city, are no less ornamental than useful, being tastefully laid out as a public garden, and kept in the best and neatest order.
Shenge said that the board had taken steps to ensure strict supervision of all waterworks in the state.
SAP recently supports BP Waterworks Inc., an ISO-certified private water service provider, to strengthen its financial information systems and achieve significant gains in providing accurate, insightful, and timely information to the organization's decision-makers and to keep pace with the growing demands of serving and nurturing a growing portfolio of consumers nationwide.
The waterworks of Yahaba in Iwate Prefecture, launched in 1966, now service 96% of the district's population.
RAWALPINDI -- The Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) has asked Rawalpindi Municipal Corporation (RMC) to vacate seven houses and 32 shops located on the premises of the Hailey Waterworks on Saidpur Road.
Northumbrian Water's outline bid for 10 homes at its former waterworks on Dock Road in Tweedmouth was initially approved at the July meeting of the North Northumberland Local Area Council.
Securities and Exchange Commission, assigned a 'AAA' rating to the following Lewisville, TX (the city) waterworks and sewer system revenue bonds: --$7.87 million waterworks and sewer system revenue bonds, series 2018.