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high water

noun
1.
water at its greatest elevation, as in a river.
2.
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55
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British Dictionary definitions for high-water

high water

noun
1.
another name for high tide (sense 1)
2.
the state of any stretch of water at its highest level, as during a flood
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come hell or high water


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