headrace definition

  • noun:
    • A watercourse that nourishes liquid into a mill, water-wheel, or turbine.
    • The part of a millrace that brings liquid into the millwheel
    • See competition, a water training course.
    • The competition or flume leading liquid to a water-wheel.
    • begin to see the herb.
    • a waterway that feeds water to a mill or water wheel or turbine

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