Watershed

Definition of Watershed

Wa´ter`shed`
n.1.
1.The whole region or extent of country which contributes to the supply of a river or lake.
2.The line of division between two adjacent rivers or lakes with respect to the flow of water by natural channels into them; the natural boundary of a basin; - called also divide and water parting.
3.a point in time marking an important transition between two situations, or phases of an activity; a turning point.

Related Words

continental divide, divide, Great Divide, line, water parting
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