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Definition 1: a conduit through which water flows - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for waterway in the sense of this definition

(waterway is a kind of ...) any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another

"he said he was looking for the way out"

(... is a kind of waterway ) long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation

(... is a kind of waterway ) watercourse that consists of an open artificial chute filled with water for power or for carrying logs

(... is a kind of waterway ) a waterway that feeds water to a mill or water wheel or turbine

(... is a kind of waterway ) a watercourse that carries water away from a mill or water wheel or turbine

Definition 2: a navigable body of water - [noun denoting object]

(waterway is a kind of ...) the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)

"they invaded our territorial waters" "they were sitting by the water's edge"

(... is a kind of waterway ) any small natural waterway

(... is a kind of waterway ) (closed sea) a navigable body of water under the jurisdiction of a single nation

(... is a kind of waterway ) (free sea) a navigable body of water to which all nations have equal access

(... is a kind of waterway ) a part of a river where the current is very fast

(... is an instance of waterway) a waterway used by small boats to travel between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico through Lake Okeechobee and the Caloosahatchee Canal and the Caloosahatchee River

(... is an instance of waterway) a naturally protected waterway from Seattle to Skagway in southeastern Alaska

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