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The water used by a given feature is got from a water distribution pipe Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: water management
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
Status: approvedPage for proposal

Indicates that the water used by a given feature is got from a (often underground) water distribution pipe. This value means the water is pressurised in the distribution system.

For atmospheric pressure water source see
water_source=stream, water_source=river,
water_source=pond, water_source=lake.