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water fountain

a drinking fountain, water cooler, or other apparatus supplying drinking water. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The water-fountain was one of the gathering places of the village.

    Poor Folk in Spain Jan Gordon
  • Within the courtyard two hundred horses neighed and stamped around a water-fountain playing in a bowl of ice and evergreen.

    Master Skylark John Bennett
  • Once while near the water-fountain I painted in the donkey of a water-carrier.

    Poor Folk in Spain Jan Gordon
  • Dr. Hudson installed a black box at the water-fountain, and he explained to the men what it was for.

    Nine Men in Time Noel Miller Loomis

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