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Correct spelling:
aqueduct
Definition:

Artificial channel for conveying water.

Synonyms:
conduit (noun)
water passage, water system, gutter, conduit, way, trench, water bridge, course, duct, sewer, culvert, passage, pipeline, canal, ditch, channel, waterworks, artificial watercourse, sluice, pipe.
Other synonyms:
footbridge, flyover, bridge, racecourse, cantilever, drawbridge, watercourse, waterway, raceway, arch, flume, overpass, boom, pier.
Common misspellings:
  1. aquaduct (50%)
  2. aguaduct (50%)
Examples of usage:
  1. These gigantic are sometimes carried through lakes of several miles in diameter, between which the water is forced up to a height considerably above that of the lake; and in such situations we sometimes observed this enormous aqueduct gliding along at the rate of three miles an hour.
    - embankments - "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton", John Barrow.
  2. The mountains at the back of are mostly of a sort of lime- stone, and very different from those formed by fire; though Signior Van the celebrated architect, has assured me, that, in the cutting of the famous aqueduct of through these mountains, he met with some soils, that had been evidently formed by subterraneous fire.
    - embankments - "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton", John Barrow. Caserta Vitelli, Caserta - "Observations on Mount Vesuvius, Mount Etna, and Other Volcanos", William Hamilton.
  3. All these towns on the way are supplied by the aqueduct.
    - embankments - "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton", John Barrow. Caserta Vitelli, Caserta - "Observations on Mount Vesuvius, Mount Etna, and Other Volcanos", William Hamilton. - "The Blue Germ", Martin Swayne.
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