water feature

water feature
   A category of environmental subjects (often in architecture and landscape architecture) which might include any natural or artificial body of water, whether still or moving. Fountains may be the most renowned artificial water features. People are attracted to water. it tends to absorb our attention. Also see feng shui.

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