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hydroelectric plant

[¦hī·drō·i′lek·trik ′plant]
(mechanical engineering)
A facility at which electric energy is produced by hydroelectric generators. Also known as hydroelectric power station.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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