Meaning of aqueduct


Pronunciation: (ak'wi-dukt"), [key]
— n.
    1. a conduit or artificial channel for conducting water from a distance, usually by means of gravity.
    2. a bridgelike structure that carries a water conduit or canal across a valley or over a river.
  1. a canal or passage through which liquids pass.
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