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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Water-hole.
 
The big water-hole. The bed of the sea; the ocean.   1
        “We’ve got to the big water-hole at last … ’Tis a long way across.”—Boldrewood: Robbery under Arms, chap. xii.
 


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