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Aqueduct may refer to:

A type of bridge[edit]

  • Aqueduct (bridge), a bridge that is constructed to convey water over an obstacle, such as a ravine or valley.
  • Navigable aqueduct (or water bridge), a water-filled bridge enabling boats, barges or ships on a waterway to cross over an obstacle, such as a ravine or valley.

A type of watercourse[edit]

  • Aqueduct (water supply), an artificial (man-made) channel that is constructed to convey water from one location to another. This can be made of canals, pipelines, inverted siphons, reservoirs and tunnels
  • Roman aqueduct, water supply systems constructed during the Roman Empire
  • Puquios, underground water systems in Peru
  • Aryk, an artificial channel for redirecting water in Central Asia and other countries

In anatomy[edit]

In businesses[edit]

  • Aqueduct Racetrack, a horse racing track and soon to be racino, located in New York City
  • Aqueduct, an e-commerce service provider and spinout of Buy.com

In geography[edit]

In media and entertainment[edit]



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GlobalPost
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:37:30 -0700

Bogota, Jul 28 (EFE).- At least 16,000 residents in part of the central Colombian province of Meta are without potable water after the leftist FARC guerrillas dynamited a portion of a local aqueduct, media outlets said. The people most heavily affected ...
 
Valley News Live
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:26:15 -0700

"Mother Nature will control the flow that will approach the aqueduct structure, that is different, there has been only one other place in the world that I found that have the same situation and that's in India," says Bill Csajko, project manager of the ...
 
Poughkeepsie Journal
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:41:15 -0700

Hike name: Walkway Over the Hudson Volunteer Ambassadors set an (unofficial) Guinness World Record for the most Walkway Over the Hudson Ambassadors inside the Old Croton Aqueduct: 28. Location: A section of the Old Croton Aqueduct, Ossining, ...

BBC News

BBC News
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:56:15 -0700

Community art works could be used to brighten up one of the routes to Wrexham's the 200-year-old Pontcysyllte aqueduct. They would be placed on a fence at the former Flexys chemicals site. Wrexham councillors are being urged to approve the idea put ...

Business News Americas

Business News Americas
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:02:38 -0700

China has signed a US$300mn deal with Argentina to build two aqueducts in the central-eastern Argentine province of Entre Ríos. The project entails the construction of 546km of aqueducts, with works expected to start this year. The first aqueduct ...

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Business News Americas
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:02:21 -0700

Award-winning and trusted the world over, Business News Americas is the only English and Spanish business intelligence resource for project , news , analysis and business contacts focused on and produced in Latin America. This company profile is one of ...
 
Reuters
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:22:07 -0700

July 14 (Reuters) - Standard & Poor's cut its rating on Puerto Rico Aqueduct & Sewer Authority's (PRASA) revenue bonds, backed by the government, by one notch to 'BB'. Rating agencies have downgraded Puerto Rico's debt ratings following a new law that ...
 
KeysNews.com (registration)
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 22:03:45 -0700

The aqueduct authority is planning to dig four "shallow wells," which would only pump the treated effluent to roughly 120 feet deep. But Last Stand and Reef Relief have called on the aqueduct authority to dig "deep injection wells" that would push the ...
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