from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A hand-powered machine for spraying water.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A machine for throwing water by hand power, as a garden engine, a fire extinguisher, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A portable force-pump; a garden-pump. Also hydrapult.
See hydro- and catapult. Originally a trade name. (Wiktionary)