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Definition of flume noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    flume

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//flum//
     
     
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  1. 1a narrow channel made to carry water for use in industry
  2. 2 a water chute (= a tube for sliding down) at an amusement park or a swimming pool Heated to 80°, the pool has flume rides and a wave machine.
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