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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wa′ter hole`(n.)

  1. a depression in the surface of the ground containing water; pond or pool.

  2. a source of drinking water, as a spring or well in the desert.

  3. a hole in frozen water.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. water hole(noun)

    a natural hole or hollow containing water


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