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hydro1 (ˈhaɪdrəʊ Pronunciation for hydro1

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noun

(plural) -dros
  1. (British) (esp formerly) a hotel or resort, often near a spa, offering facilities for hydropathic treatment

hydro2 (ˈhaɪdrəʊ Pronunciation for hydro2

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adjective

  1. short for hydroelectric

noun

  1. a Canadian name for electricity when it is supplied to a residence, business, institution, etc

Hydro (ˈhaɪdrəʊ Pronunciation for Hydro

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noun

  1. (esp in Canada) a hydroelectric power company or board

hydro- or (sometimes before a vowel) hydr-

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combining form

  1. indicating or denoting water, liquid, or fluid   ⇒ hydrolysis, hydrodynamics
  2. indicating the presence of hydrogen in a chemical compound   ⇒ hydrochloric acid
  3. indicating a hydroid   ⇒ hydrozoan

Word Origin

from Greek hudōr water

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