water supply

water supply
water-supply, adj.
1. the supply of purified water available to a community.
2. the facilities for storing and supplying this water, as reservoirs and pipelines.

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      available water provided to fulfill a particular need; if the need is domestic, industrial, or agricultural, the water must fulfill both quality and quantity requirements. Water supplies can be obtained by numerous types of water resources projects, such as wells, dams, or reservoirs. See water resource.

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