The definition of groundwater, or ground water, is water located beneath the surface of the earth.noun
The water that your well draws from under the ground is an example of groundwater.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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groundwater - Cultural Definition
Water that seeps through the soil or rocks underground.
- Groundwater is a source of drinking and spring water for many communities.
- Groundwater can be contaminated by chemical pollutants. (See water pollution.)
groundwater - Science Definition
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