catchment definition

  • noun:
    • A catching or collecting of water, specifically rainwater.
    • A structure, particularly a basin or reservoir, utilized for obtaining or draining liquid.
    • The actual quantity of water gathered this kind of framework.
    • A catchment location.
    • Any construction or land feature which catches and holds liquid.
    • A surface of surface where liquid may be caught and gathered into a reservoir.
    • Drainage: seldom used except inside following phrases.
    • a structure where liquid is collected (especially an all natural drainage area)

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