from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. water that has fallen from the clouds in rain.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Water that has fallen from the clouds in rain, and has not sunk into the earth.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds
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Rainwater is collected from the roof and stored on the side of the house.
Rainwater is very nice for bathing, and washing clothes.
Rainwater is recycled in the toilets and there are even special accommodations for low-emission vehicles.
Rainwater is harvested for irrigation and shrubs to offset CO2 emissions have been planted.
Rainwater is an obvious solution for dish and clothes washing water, and bathing water.
One of the singers who used to be on the show a lot was a guy named Marvin Rainwater.
The board did not name Rainwater's successor as chairman.
(Soundbite of song, "Rainwater") Mr. BENTLEY: And I just love the sound.
Pairing: 'Rainwater' Justinos Madeira NV Choosing a sweet wine with this made sense; choosing one as lightly sweet as this was appreciated.
Bestselling author Sandra Brown spoke to Harry Smith about her new novel "Rainwater," and her experience making the switch from thrillers to historical romance.