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château d'eau

[shah-toh doh] /ʃɑ toʊ ˈdoʊ/
noun, plural châteaux d'eau
[shah-toh doh] /ʃɑ toʊ ˈdoʊ/ (Show IPA).
French.
1.
an architecturally treated fountain or cistern.
Origin of château d'eau
lit: castle of water
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