water abstraction


 

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Definition: 

Water extraction, or water abstraction is the process of taking water from any source, either temporarily or permanently for irrigation, industry, recreation, flood control or treatment to produce drinking water. (Source: Wikipedia)

Other relations

  • water abstraction (ECOLEX)
Broader
water resources management
Synonyms
  • water extraction

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