[dee-waw-ter, -wot-er]
verb (used with object)
to remove the water from; drain; dehydrate.

1905–10; de- + water

dewaterer, noun Unabridged
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Dewater cofferdam by pumping clean water into river.
Dewater excavations, including seepage and precipitation.
Dewater excavations by means which will ensure dry excavations and the preservation of final grades of bottoms of excavations.
Do not open up at any time more trench than available pumping facilities are able to dewater.
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