- the level below which the ground is saturated with water
- Archit. a projecting ledge or molding which throws off rainwater
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- A projecting ledge, molding, or stringcourse along the side of a building, designed to throw off rainwater.
- The level below which the ground is completely saturated with water. Also called water level.
water table - Cultural Definition
The depth (measured from the surface of the Earth) at which underground water is first encountered.
water table - Science Definition
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