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addaword.gifdefinition of de-water

verb
to pump water out of a boat, to prevent it sinking
They got there just in time, and dewatered the dinghy.
Submitted from United States on 26/04/2010 06:25:00
Definition of de-water from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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