What is another word for watershed?

117 synonyms found


[ wˈɔːtəʃˌɛd], [ wˈɔːtəʃˌɛd], [ w_ˈɔː_t_ə_ʃ_ˌɛ_d]

The term "watershed" can refer to an area of land where water flows to a common point, or a crucial turning point in a process or event. There are several synonyms that can be used in place of watershed, such as a turning point, a pivotal moment, a critical juncture or a crossroads. The term "watershed" is commonly used in environmental and geographical contexts, and some synonyms that are often used in those fields include drainage area, catchment, basin, or river system. In general, the term "watershed" can be applied to many different situations and contexts, and there are a variety of synonyms available to convey a similar meaning.

Related words: watershed monitoring, water quality, watershed health, river health, fish habitat, water quality indicators, watersheds and water quality, fish habitats

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    How to use "Watershed" in context?

    The watershed is the area where a river or stream before it joins a larger body of water, such as a lake or the ocean.

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