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hydroelectric
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
relating to the production of electricity by waterpower
  • No homeland I can claim as mine would blow up a struggling, distant country's hydroelectric dams and water pipes, inventing darkness and dysentery in the service of its ideals, and bury mines in every Angolan road that connected food with a hungry child.
    Book 5 — Exodus (97% in)
  • It's an enormous power line stretching across eleven hundred miles of jungle, connecting hydroelectric dams below Léopoldville to the distant southern mining region of Shaba.
    Book 5 — Exodus (60% in)

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