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Water

Meanings and phrases

water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent; H2O
  2. the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean); body of water
  3. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
  4. a facility that provides a source of water; water system; water supply
  5. liquid excretory product; urine; piss; pee; piddle; weewee
  6. a liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants

water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams; irrigate
  2. provide with water
  3. secrete or form water, as tears or saliva
  4. fill with tears

American water ouzel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a water ouzel of western North America; Cinclus mexicanus

American water shrew

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water shrew of North America; Sorex palustris

American water spaniel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. breed of medium-sized spaniels originating in America having chocolate or liver-colored curly coat

Aquarius the Water Bearer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the eleventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about January 20 to February 18; Aquarius; Water Bearer

Chinese water chestnut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubers; water chestnut; Eleocharis dulcis

Egyptian water lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white Egyptian lotus: water lily of Egypt to southeastern Africa; held sacred by the Egyptians; lotus; white lotus; white lily; Nymphaea lotus

European water ouzel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a water ouzel of Europe; Cinclus aquaticus

European water shrew

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widely distributed Old World water shrew; Neomys fodiens

Florida water rat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of Florida wetlands; round-tailed muskrat; Neofiber alleni

Irish water spaniel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. breed of large spaniels developed in Ireland having a heavy coat of liver-colored curls and a topknot of long curls and a nearly hairless tail

Javel water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite; Javelle water; eau de Javelle

Javelle water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite; Javel water; eau de Javelle

Mediterranean water shrew

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a type of water shrew; Neomys anomalus

Vichy water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sparkling mineral water from springs at Vichy, France or water similar to it

Water Bearer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aquarius; Aquarius
  2. the eleventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about January 20 to February 18; Aquarius; Aquarius the Water Bearer

ammonia water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a water solution of ammonia; ammonia; ammonium hydroxide

banded water snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in some classifications placed in the genus Nerodia; western United States snake that seldom ventures far from water; common water snake; Natrix sipedon; Nerodia sipedon

barley water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. used to feed infants

bath water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water used for a bath

bilge water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water accumulated in the bilge of a ship; bilge

blow out of the water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off; shock; floor; ball over; take aback

body of water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean); water
E.g.
  • Others are found only in a specific body of water.
  • Today only Malha crater still contains a body of water.
  • That body of water was a northern ocean.
n.
  1. a nuclear reactor that uses water as a coolant and moderator; the water boils in the reactor core and the steam produced can drive a steam turbine; BWR

bottled water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drinking water (often spring water) that is put into bottles and offered for sale
E.g.
  • In the year 2004, Americans spent $9 billion on bottled water.
  • of the food sector which produces beverages such as bottled water.
  • HMAS "Tobruk" carried three trucks loaded with bottled water and jerry cans.

branch water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pure natural water from a stream or brook; often distinguished from soda water

break water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. show the fins above the water while swimming; fin

carbonated water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. effervescent beverage artificially charged with carbon dioxide; soda water; club soda; seltzer; sparkling water

chlorine water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an aqueous solution of chlorine used as a bleaching agent

coconut water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. clear to whitish fluid from within a fresh coconut; coconut milk

cold water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. disparagement of a plan or hope or expectation
E.g.
  • Compare cold water dousing with ice swimming.
  • Some consider cold water dousing to be a form of asceticism.
  • Some douse with a bucket of cold water.

cologne water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol; cologne; eau de cologne

come hell or high water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in spite of all obstacles; no matter what happens; whatever may come

common water snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in some classifications placed in the genus Nerodia; western United States snake that seldom ventures far from water; banded water snake; Natrix sipedon; Nerodia sipedon

deep water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. serious trouble
E.g.
  • It is found in deep water at hydrothermal vents.
  • The ship exploded and sank stern first in deep water.
  • She was towed to deep water and sunk in October 1945.

distilled water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water that has been purified by distillation

drinking water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water suitable for drinking
E.g.
  • When they landed, only of drinking water remained.
  • The cisterns near the temple provide drinking water.
  • The Blue Lake supplies the town with drinking water.

first water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the highest quality gems

fragrant water lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a water lily having large leaves and showy fragrant flowers that float on the water; of temperate and tropical regions; water nymph; pond lily; Nymphaea odorata

fresh water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water that is not salty; freshwater
E.g.
  • They also had 800 gallons of fresh water on board.
  • Some grow in fresh water, some in marine habitats.
  • As result of this the lake now contains fresh water.

giant water bug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large water bug with piercing and sucking mouthparts; feeds on young fishes
n.
  1. large stout white-flowered perennial found wild in shallow fresh water; Europe; Sium latifolium

ground water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. underground water that is held in the soil and in pervious rocks; spring water; well water
E.g.
  • This is a useful method in ground water remediation.
  • Burrow depth ranges from , rarely extending to ground water.
  • Winter rainfall is particularly important for replenishing ground water.

hard water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water that contains mineral salts (as calcium and magnesium ions) that limit the formation of lather with soap

heavy water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water containing a substantial proportion of deuterium atoms, used in nuclear reactors; deuterium oxide
E.g.
  • These are the first heavy water reactors in China.
  • CANDU replaces this "light" water with heavy water.
  • Another major producer of heavy water is India.

hemlock water dropwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European poisonous herb having tuberous roots, yellow juice that stains the skin, yellow flowers and foliage resembling celery; all parts extremely poisonous; water dropwort; Oenanthe crocata

high water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the tide when the water is highest; high tide; highwater
E.g.
  • For many hours, the high water levels persisted.
  • At high water these were filled up and flooded.
  • Record high water levels in the Great Lakes.

hold water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.; stand up; hold up

holy water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water that has been blessed by a priest for use in symbolic purification
E.g.
  • The ship is usually sprinkled with holy water.
  • There are two marble holy water fonts.
  • The main altar and holy water fonts are from the studio of Fanzago.

hot water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dangerous or distressing predicament
E.g.
  • This now-hot water is then stored in a hot water tank.
  • These radiators rely on hot water as their heat source.
  • Cogeneration systems produce hot water from waste heat.

hot water plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any plant of the genus Achimenes having showy bell-shaped flowers that resemble gloxinias; achimenes

ice water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water served ice-cold or with ice

lithia water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mineral water containing lithium salts

low water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the lowest (farthest) ebb of the tide; low tide
E.g.
  • The west tower is above low water, with of masonry.
  • Most rivers are short and with low water levels.
  • At low water, there is a causeway to the nearby shore.

make water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. eliminate urine; make; urinate; piddle; puddle; micturate; piss; pee; pee-pee; relieve oneself; take a leak; spend a penny; wee; wee-wee; pass water

making water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a euphemism for urination; leak; wetting; passing water

mineral water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water naturally or artificially impregnated with mineral salts or gasses; often effervescent; often used therapeutically
E.g.
  • The source of mineral water was discovered in 1876.
  • Starbucks also sells Himalayan bottled mineral water.
  • Share of mineral water in total export is 2.1%.

narrow-leaved water plantain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of water plantain

pass water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. eliminate urine; make; urinate; piddle; puddle; micturate; piss; pee; pee-pee; make water; relieve oneself; take a leak; spend a penny; wee; wee-wee

passing water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a euphemism for urination; leak; wetting; making water

pour cold water on

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be discouraging or negative about; throw cold water on
n.
  1. a nuclear reactor that uses water as a coolant and moderator; the steam produced can drive a steam turbine; PWR

quinine water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine; tonic; tonic water

red water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disease of cattle; characterized by hematuria

ribbon-leaved water plantain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of water plantain

rose water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perfume consisting of water scented with oil of roses

rough water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. used of the sea during inclement or stormy weather; choppiness; roughness

sewer water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water mixed with waste matter; effluent; wastewater

slack water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a stretch of water without current or movement; slack
  2. the occurrence of relatively still water at the turn of the (low) tide; slack tide

soda water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; pop; soda; soda pop; tonic
  2. effervescent beverage artificially charged with carbon dioxide; carbonated water; club soda; seltzer; sparkling water

soft water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water that is not hard (does not contain mineral salts that interfere with the formation of lather with soap)

sparkling water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. effervescent beverage artificially charged with carbon dioxide; soda water; carbonated water; club soda; seltzer
n.
  1. tall biennial water hemlock of northeastern North America having purple-spotted stems and clusters of extremely poisonous tuberous roots resembling small sweet potatoes; spotted cowbane; spotted hemlock

spring water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. underground water that is held in the soil and in pervious rocks; ground water; well water
  2. water from a spring
E.g.
  • The chips were then placed in clear spring water.
  • The spring water is rich with sulfur and methane gas.
  • It provided spring water and was a rest stop for travelers.

sugar water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water sweetened with sugar

take in water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take in water at the bilge; bilge

take water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. enter the water

tap water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water directly from the spigot
E.g.
  • I guess tap water is O.K., if we can be made to pay for it."
  • Note that clean tap water is not necessarily a sterile liquid.
  • Water from treated and untreated tap water is available in the village.

throw cold water on

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be discouraging or negative about; pour cold water on

toilet water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a perfumed liquid lighter than cologne; eau de toilette

tonic water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine; tonic; quinine water

treading water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a stroke that keeps the head above water by thrashing the legs and arms

water arum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant of wetlands and bogs of temperate regions having small greenish flowers partly enclosed in a white spathe and red berries; wild calla; Calla palustris

water avens

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. erect perennial of north temperate zone having pinnate leaves and a few nodding flowers with a brown-purple calyx and orange and pink petals; Indian chocolate; purple avens; chocolate root; Geum rivale

water back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water heater consisting of a tank or pipes set at the back of a fireplace or in the firebox of a stove

water bed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bed with a mattress made of strong plastic that is filled with water

water beetle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of numerous aquatic beetles usually having a smooth oval body and flattened hind legs for swimming

water birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. birch of western United States resembling the paper birch but having brownish bark; swamp birch; mountain birch; Western paper birch; Western birch; Betula fontinalis

water bird

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. freshwater aquatic bird; waterfowl; waterbird

water biscuit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a thin flour-and-water biscuit usually made without shortening; often served with cheese

water bitternut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hickory of southern United States having many narrow leaflets and rather bitter nuts; water hickory; bitter pecan; Carya aquatica

water blister

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. blister containing a nonpurulent clear watery content

water boatman

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. carnivorous aquatic bug having paddle-like hind legs; boat bug

water bottle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bottle for holding water

water boy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an assistant who supplies drinking water; waterer

water buffalo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an Asian buffalo that is often domesticated for use as a draft animal; water ox; Asiatic buffalo; Bubalus bubalis

water bug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small light-brown cockroach brought to United States from Europe; a common household pest; German cockroach; Croton bug; crotonbug; Blattella germanica
  2. a true bug: large aquatic bug adapted to living in or on the surface of water

water butt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a butt set on end to contain water especially to store rainwater

water buttercup

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant of ponds and slow streams having submerged and floating leaves and white flowers; Europe and North America; water crowfoot; Ranunculus aquatilis

water cabbage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pantropical floating plant forming a rosette of wedge-shaped leaves; a widespread weed in rivers and lakes; pistia; water lettuce; Pistia stratiotes; Pistia stratoites

water caltrop

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of water chestnut; Jesuits' nut; Trapa natans

water cannon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hose (carried on a truck) that fires water under high pressure to disperse crowds (especially crowds of rioters); watercannon

water carpet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. aquatic herb with yellowish flowers; central and western United States; water mat; Chrysosplenium americanum

water cart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cart with a tank for water (especially with fresh water for sale)

water chestnut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a plant of the genus Trapa bearing spiny four-pronged edible nutlike fruits; water chestnut plant; caltrop
  2. Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubers; Chinese water chestnut; Eleocharis dulcis
  3. edible bulbous tuber of a Chinese marsh plant

water chestnut plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a plant of the genus Trapa bearing spiny four-pronged edible nutlike fruits; water chestnut; caltrop

water chevrotain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. largest chevrotain; of marshy areas of west Africa; water deer; Hyemoschus aquaticus

water chickweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small Indian lettuce of northern regions; blinks; blinking chickweed; Montia lamprosperma

water chinquapin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water lily of eastern North America having pale yellow blossoms and edible globular nutlike seeds; American lotus; yanquapin; Nelumbo lutea
  2. edible nutlike seeds of an American lotus having the flavor of a chinquapin

water chute

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. chute with flowing water down which toboggans and inner tubes and people slide into a pool

water clock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. clock that measures time by the escape of water; clepsydra; water glass

water closet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a toilet in Britain; closet; W.C.; loo

water clover

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water fern of Europe and Asia and the eastern United States distinguished by four leaflets resembling clover leaves; Marsilea quadrifolia

water company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a public utility that provides water; waterworks

water conservation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the conservation of water resources

water cooler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a device for cooling and dispensing drinking water

water crowfoot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant of ponds and slow streams having submerged and floating leaves and white flowers; Europe and North America; water buttercup; Ranunculus aquatilis

water deer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. largest chevrotain; of marshy areas of west Africa; water chevrotain; Hyemoschus aquaticus

water development

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. making an area of water more useful; water project; water program

water dog

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who enjoys being in or on the water; water rat
  2. a dog accustomed to water and usually trained to retrieve waterfowl

water down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make less strong or intense
  2. thin by adding water to

water dragon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American herbaceous perennial of wet places having slender curled racemes of small white flowers; lizard's-tail; swamp lily; Saururus cernuus
  2. swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers resembling buttercups; marsh marigold; kingcup; meadow bright; May blob; cowslip; Caltha palustris

water dropwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European poisonous herb having tuberous roots, yellow juice that stains the skin, yellow flowers and foliage resembling celery; all parts extremely poisonous; hemlock water dropwort; Oenanthe crocata

water elm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large ornamental tree with graceful gradually spreading branches common in eastern North America; American elm; white elm; rock elm; Ulmus americana
  2. Eurasian elm closely resembling the American elm; thrives in a moist environment; Ulmus laevis

water faucet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask; water tap; tap; hydrant

water fennel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European poisonous herb with fibrous roots; Oenanthe aquatica

water fern

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. ferns that grow in water; aquatic fern

water filter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a filter to remove impurities from the water supply

water finder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. forked stick that is said to dip down to indicate underground water or oil; divining rod; dowser; dowsing rod; waterfinder

water flaxseed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cosmopolitan except South America and New Zealand and some oceanic islands; great duckweed; Spirodela polyrrhiza

water flea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. minute free-swimming freshwater copepod having a large median eye and pear-shaped body and long antennae used in swimming; important in some food chains and as intermediate hosts of parasitic worms that affect man e.g. Guinea worms; cyclops
  2. minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell; moves about like a flea by means of hairy branched antennae; daphnia

water fountain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a public fountain to provide a jet of drinking water; drinking fountain; bubbler

water gage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank or boiler or reservoir; water gauge; water glass

water gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pass in a mountain ridge through which a stream flows

water gas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mixture of hydrogen and carbon monoxide with small amounts of other gases; made by blowing steam over hot coke or coal

water gate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice; sluicegate; sluice valve; floodgate; penstock; head gate

water gauge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank or boiler or reservoir; water gage; water glass

water gillyflower

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a featherfoil of the eastern United States with submerged spongy inflated flower stalks and white flowers; American featherfoil; Hottonia inflata

water glass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a viscous glass consisting of sodium silicate in solution; used as a cement or as a protective coating and to preserve eggs; soluble glass; sodium silicate
  2. clock that measures time by the escape of water; water clock; clepsydra
  3. gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank or boiler or reservoir; water gauge; water gage
  4. a glass for drinking water

water gum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. columnar swamp tree of southeastern to midwestern North America yielding pale soft easily worked wood; Nyssa aquatica

water gun

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plaything consisting of a toy pistol that squirts water; water pistol; squirt gun; squirter

water hammer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the banging sound of steam in pipes

water hazard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hazard provided by ponds of water that the golfer must avoid

water heater

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a heater and storage tank to supply heated water; hot-water heater; hot-water tank

water hemlock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall erect highly poisonous Eurasiatic perennial herb locally abundant in marshy areas; Cicuta verosa

water hen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a coot found in North America; American coot; marsh hen; mud hen; Fulica americana
  2. any of various small aquatic birds of the genus Gallinula distinguished from rails by a frontal shield and a resemblance to domestic hens; gallinule; marsh hen; swamphen

water hickory

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hickory of southern United States having many narrow leaflets and rather bitter nuts; bitter pecan; water bitternut; Carya aquatica

water hole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a natural hole or hollow containing water

water horehound

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. aromatic perennial herb of United States; Lycopus americanus

water horsetail

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasia; northern North America to Virginia; swamp horsetail; Equisetum fluviatile

water hyacinth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowers; troublesome in clogging waterways especially in southern United States; water orchid; Eichhornia crassipes; Eichhornia spesiosa

water ice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water frozen in the solid state; ice
  2. an ice containing no milk but having a mushy consistency; usually made from fruit juice; sorbet
E.g.
  • Large amounts of water ice are believed to be present in the Martian subsurface.
  • The LRO Diviner is able to detect where water ice could be trapped on the surface.
  • The term has been used to refer to clouds of both water ice and carbon dioxide ice on Mars.

water jacket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a container filled with water that surrounds a machine to cool it; especially that surrounding the cylinder block of an engine

water jug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a jug that holds water

water jump

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pool or stream in a steeplechase or similar contest

water lemon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the edible yellow fruit of the Jamaica honeysuckle; bell apple; sweet cup; yellow granadilla

water lettuce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pantropical floating plant forming a rosette of wedge-shaped leaves; a widespread weed in rivers and lakes; pistia; water cabbage; Pistia stratiotes; Pistia stratoites

water level

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n.
  1. the level of the surface of a body of water
  2. a water gauge that shows the level by showing the surface of the water in a trough or U-shaped tube
  3. underground surface below which the ground is wholly saturated with water; water table; groundwater level
  4. a line corresponding to the surface of the water when the vessel is afloat on an even keel; often painted on the hull of a ship; waterline; water line
E.g.
  • The water level was rising instead of being low.
  • The water level of one dam increased from 0.5% to 81%.
  • On a long section, water level is raised by .

water lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an aquatic plant of the family Nymphaeaceae

water line

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n.
  1. a line corresponding to the surface of the water when the vessel is afloat on an even keel; often painted on the hull of a ship; waterline; water level
  2. a line marking the level reached by a body of water; watermark

water lobelia

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n.
  1. erect perennial aquatic herb of Europe and North America having submerged spongy leaves and pendulous racemes of blue flowers above the water; Lobelia dortmanna

water locust

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. honey locust of swamps and bottomlands of southern United States having short oval pods; yields dark heavy wood; swamp locust; Gleditsia aquatica

water main

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n.
  1. main (a pipe or conduit) for conveying water

water mat

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n.
  1. aquatic herb with yellowish flowers; central and western United States; water carpet; Chrysosplenium americanum

water meter

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n.
  1. meter for measuring the quantity of water passing through a particular outlet

water milfoil

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n.
  1. an aquatic plant of the genus Myriophyllum having feathery underwater leaves and small inconspicuous flowers

water mill

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n.
  1. a mill powered by a water wheel

water mint

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n.
  1. a European mint that thrives in wet places; has a perfume like that of the bergamot orange; naturalized in eastern North America; water-mint; Mentha aquatica

water moccasin

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n.
  1. venomous semiaquatic snake of swamps in southern United States; cottonmouth; cottonmouth moccasin; Agkistrodon piscivorus
  2. any of numerous North American water snakes inhabiting fresh waters

water mold

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n.
  1. parasitic or saprobic organisms living chiefly in fresh water or moist soil

water nymph

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n.
  1. submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers; of fresh or brackish water; naiad
  2. a water lily having large leaves and showy fragrant flowers that float on the water; of temperate and tropical regions; fragrant water lily; pond lily; Nymphaea odorata
  3. (Greek mythology) any nymph of the water
  4. a fairy that inhabits water; water sprite; water spirit

water oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. relatively tall deciduous water oak of southeastern United States often cultivated as a shade tree; thrives in wet soil; possum oak; Quercus nigra
n.
  1. the water present in hydrated compounds; water of crystallization; water of hydration
n.
  1. the water present in hydrated compounds; water of crystallisation; water of hydration

water of hydration

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the water present in hydrated compounds; water of crystallization; water of crystallisation

water on the knee

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hydrarthrosis affecting the knee

water orchid

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n.
  1. a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowers; troublesome in clogging waterways especially in southern United States; water hyacinth; Eichhornia crassipes; Eichhornia spesiosa

water ouzel

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n.
  1. small stocky diving bird without webbed feet; frequents fast-flowing streams and feeds along the bottom; dipper

water ox

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n.
  1. an Asian buffalo that is often domesticated for use as a draft animal; water buffalo; Asiatic buffalo; Bubalus bubalis

water parsnip

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n.
  1. stout white-flowered perennial found wild in shallow fresh water; northern United States and Asia; Sium suave

water parting

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n.
  1. a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systems; watershed; divide

water pill

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n.
  1. any substance that tends to increase the flow of urine, which causes the body to get rid of excess water; diuretic drug; diuretic

water pimpernel

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n.
  1. a white-flowered aquatic plant of the genus Samolus

water pipe

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n.
  1. an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water; hookah; narghile; nargileh; sheesha; shisha; chicha; calean; kalian; hubble-bubble; hubbly-bubbly

water pistol

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n.
  1. plaything consisting of a toy pistol that squirts water; water gun; squirt gun; squirter

water plant

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n.
  1. a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth; aquatic plant; hydrophyte; hydrophytic plant

water plantain

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n.
  1. marsh plant having clusters of small white or pinkish flowers and broad pointed or rounded leaves; Alisma plantago-aquatica

water pollution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pollution of the water in rivers and lakes
E.g.
  • These stable components do not cause water pollution problems.
  • Other threats include water pollution, especially from mine runoff.
  • Aluminium sulfate by referencing the Camelford water pollution incident)

water polo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a game played in a swimming pool by two teams of swimmers who try to throw an inflated ball into the opponents' goal
E.g.
  • A total of 9 countries qualified water polo teams.
  • 20 water polo teams participated in the tournament.
  • She is also trained in hockey and water polo.

water pore

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n.
  1. a pore that exudes water on the surface or margin of a leaf of higher plants; hydathode; water stoma

water program

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. making an area of water more useful; water development; water project

water project

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. making an area of water more useful; water development; water program

water pump

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the pump in the cooling system of an automobile that cause the water to circulate

water rat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who enjoys being in or on the water; water dog
  2. any of various amphibious rats
  3. common large Eurasian vole; water vole; Arvicola amphibius

water right

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. right of access to water; riparian right

water sapphire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a deep blue cordierite often used as a gemstone

water scooter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a motorboat resembling a motor scooter; sea scooter; scooter

water scorpion

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n.
  1. long-legged aquatic insect having the front legs fitted for seizing and holding prey and the abdomen extended by a long breathing tube

water shamrock

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n.
  1. perennial plant of Europe and America having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves; often rooting at water margin and spreading across the surface; buckbean; bogbean; bog myrtle; marsh trefoil; Menyanthes trifoliata

water shrew

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n.
  1. any of several small semiaquatic shrews usually living near swift-flowing streams

water skater

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. long-legged bug that skims about on the surface of water; water strider; pond-skater

water ski

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. broad ski for skimming over water towed by a speedboat

water ski

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. ride water skis

water skin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a container of skin for holding water; waterskin

water snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various mostly harmless snakes that live in or near water

water softener

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a substance (such as sodium chloride) that lessens the hardness of water by replacing calcium and magnesium ions with sodium ions and so gives the water more efficient sudsing power

water spaniel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any dog of two large curly-coated breeds used for hunting waterfowl

water speedwell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant of wet places in Eurasia and America; Veronica michauxii; Veronica anagallis-aquatica

water spirit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fairy that inhabits water; water sprite; water nymph

water sport

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sports that involve bodies of water; aquatics

water sprite

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. aquatic fern of tropical America often used in aquariums; floating fern; Ceratopteris pteridioides
  2. a fairy that inhabits water; water nymph; water spirit

water star grass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. grassy-leaved North American aquatic plant with yellow star-shaped blossoms; mud plantain; Heteranthera dubia

water starwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several aquatic plants having a star-shaped rosette of floating leaves; America, Europe and Asia

water stoma

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pore that exudes water on the surface or margin of a leaf of higher plants; hydathode; water pore

water strider

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. long-legged bug that skims about on the surface of water; pond-skater; water skater

water supply

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a facility that provides a source of water; water system; water
E.g.
  • This water supply would also enable firefighting.
  • Huai Talat Reservoir is the reserve water supply.
  • He specialised in harbour works and water supply.

water system

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a river and all of its tributaries
  2. a facility that provides a source of water; water supply; water
E.g.
  • Buffalo's water system is operated by Veolia Water.
  • In 2012 the vessel's ballast water system was upgraded.
  • A water system and school were built in 1908.

water table

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. underground surface below which the ground is wholly saturated with water; water level; groundwater level
E.g.
  • It has a stone water table and modillioned cornice.
  • formula_50 is the depth below the water table.
  • In most areas the plan was to reduce the water table to .

water tank

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tank that holds the water used to flush a toilet; cistern
E.g.
  • The elevated water tank is supported on five I-beams.
  • This now-hot water is then stored in a hot water tank.
  • The water tank house is about in diameter and about tall.

water tap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask; water faucet; tap; hydrant

water thrush

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. brownish North American warbler found near streams

water tower

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large reservoir for water
E.g.
  • The school was located opposite the water tower.
  • At the very top of the neighborhood is a water tower.
  • This was housed in a shed next to the former water tower.

water travel

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n.
  1. travel by water; seafaring

water trumpet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any plant of the genus Cryptocoryne; evergreen perennials growing in fresh or brackish water; tropical Asia; cryptocoryne

water turkey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. blackish New World snakebird of swampy regions; Anhinga anhinga

water under the bridge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. past events to be put aside; bygone

water vapor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water in a vaporous form diffused in the atmosphere but below boiling temperature; water vapour
E.g.
  • Exposure to heat, oxygen, water vapor, freezing, etc.
  • Some human activities can influence local water vapor levels.
  • Some dryers are non-porous, which means they only permeate water vapor.

water vapour

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water in a vaporous form diffused in the atmosphere but below boiling temperature; water vapor
n.
  1. system of fluid-filled tubes used by echinoderms in locomotion and feeding and respiration

water violet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. featherfoil of Europe and western Asia having submerged and floating leaves and violet flowers; Hottonia palustris

water vole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common large Eurasian vole; water rat; Arvicola amphibius
  2. of western North America; Richardson vole; Microtus richardsoni

water waggon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a wagon that carries water (as for troops or work gangs or to sprinkle down dusty dirt roads in the summertime); water wagon

water wagon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a wagon that carries water (as for troops or work gangs or to sprinkle down dusty dirt roads in the summertime); water waggon

water wheel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a wheel with buckets attached to its rim; raises water from a stream or pond; waterwheel
  2. a wheel that rotates by direct action of water; a simple turbine; waterwheel
E.g.
  • The mill was powered by a large water wheel.
  • He used an analogy with how water falls in a water wheel.
  • Its huge water wheel, mill stones and gearing are all visible.

water wings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a life preserver consisting of a connected pair of inflatable bags that fit under a person's arms and provide buoyancy; used by children learning to swim

water witch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water; dowser; rhabdomancer

water yam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. grown in Australasia and Polynesia for its large root with fine edible white flesh; white yam; Dioscorea alata

well water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. underground water that is held in the soil and in pervious rocks; ground water; spring water

white water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. frothy water as in rapids or waterfalls; whitewater

wild water lemon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tropical American passion flower with finely dissected bracts; stems malodorous when crushed; love-in-a-mist; running pop; Passiflora foetida

yellow water flag

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common yellow-flowered iris of Europe and North Africa, naturalized in United States and often cultivated; yellow iris; yellow flag; Iris pseudacorus

yellow water lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a water lily with yellow flowers; Nuphar lutea

water quality

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Surface water quality is generally good to fair.
  • However, during the races the water quality was good.
  • The lake fisheries and water quality began to decline.

water resources

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Guinea's total renewable water resources total 226 km.
  • Total renewable water resources is 112.4 km³.
  • This name came because of heavy water resources around the town.

shallow water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sambar prefer to attack predators in shallow water.
  • It is suspected to only live in shallow water.
  • It is suspected only to live in shallow water.

open water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To the east he saw open water in Queen Maud Gulf.
  • The maximum speed of "Fennica" is in open water.
  • Most nests have been found within of open water.

water levels

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most rivers are short and with low water levels.
  • For many hours, the high water levels persisted.
  • Normal conservation water levels are much lower, at .

water treatment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • About two-thirds is consumed in water treatment.
  • Its water treatment plant is located at Selep.
  • A new water treatment plant opened in 2001.

bodies of water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The total land area is — of which are bodies of water.
  • There are many bodies of water in the park.
  • These bodies of water are the Great Lakes.

water polo player

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His son Yevgeny was also a successful water polo player.
  • He was the father of water polo player Giorgi Mshvenieradze.
  • They have a daughter and a son, water polo player Robert van Berkel.

surface water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The surface water colour is blue-green to green.
  • A related surface water drain underneath Buckingham Palace.
  • Water rights to surface water and underground sources are separate.

salt water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This species is often kept in salt water aquariums.
  • Three lakes in the top 100 are primarily salt water.
  • They hatch readily when submerged in salt water.

running water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Restrooms have running water and hot showers.
  • The males carry the tadpoles to sites with running water.
  • The village had no electricity, running water, roads or cars.

clean water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The beer is based on the clean water from Sagafjella.
  • Scarcity of clean water is also a problem.
  • clean air, clean soil and clean water.

water flow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The water flow is best in mid-fall and spring.
  • The box is placed in the stream to channel water flow.
  • This unusual water flow is of interest to oceanographers.

water source

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He told them the area had a reliable water source.
  • Their primary water source is the Russian River.
  • The reservoir is the town's only water source.

water supplies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Even small water supplies are now routinely chlorinated.
  • There are no guaranteed fresh water supplies on the walk.
  • On Puerto Rico, water supplies and crops were replenished.

water sources

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are independent of permanent water sources.
  • The main water sources are surface waters.
  • Elephants tend to stay near water sources.

sea water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Desalination of sea water is used to solve this.
  • Large pipelines pump cold sea water from a depth of .
  • There are 55 tanks containing of sea water.

amount of water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lake Sevan contains the largest amount of water in the country.
  • This implies that a large amount of water was available on Mars.
  • The diver typically displaces a larger than usual amount of water.

water column

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fertilization occurs in the water column.
  • Feeding polyps extend eight tentacles into the water column.
  • Methylene blue may be added to the water column to prevent fungi as well.

water bodies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are no year-round water bodies on the site.
  • There are three water bodies all within the village limits.
  • To avoid evaporation of water, the water bodies were covered.

potable water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When tested, it approaches standards for potable water.
  • The island has no potable water or residents.
  • The prolonged drought in 2007 saw Tilpa run out of potable water.

source of water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rainfall is the chief source of water into the lake.
  • The river is a source of water for the Sydney region.
  • It is a great source of water supply for pune.

food and water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Medicine, food and water were in short supply.
  • The final stage is renouncing consumption of food and water.
  • The food and water were running out in the camp and so was the ammunition.

water temperature

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The water temperature is around 200 °F (93.33 °C).
  • The water temperature ranges from and up to deep.
  • The water temperature is 29.30˚C found at depth of 286 meters.

flowing water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All the water in the municipality is flowing water.

water and sanitation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has many facilities including water and sanitation.
  • It lacks many facilities including water and sanitation.
  • Its four main areas of work include nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, and advocacy.

water rights

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Area of origin water rights parallel pueblo water rights.
  • The article analyzed water rights, access, and availability.

water park

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Next to the mall is a water park and a golf course.
  • River Country water park closed on September 1, 2001.
  • Construction of the water park began in January 2006.

waste water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has the capacity to process 300,000 m³ of waste water per day.
  • Such filters are commonly employed in the treatment of waste water.
  • The water of the Schwalm comes mainly from "Rheinbraun's" waste water pits.

water power

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Mousam River provided water power for industry.
  • The first power plants used water power or coal.
  • The mill was built to perform farm chores with water power.

water management

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The canals served for defence, water management and transport.
  • Created in 1932, the GRCA is the oldest water management agency in Canada.
  • It impounds the Ottauquechee River for flood control and storm water management.

water through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As they do so, they lose water through transpiration.
  • It can turn sewage into air and water through microbial action.
  • Small particles (< 5 µm) are removed by passing water through the pulp.

water polo team

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was the first ever Olympic GB women's water polo team.

water surface

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Russian reserve has an area of , of which is water surface.
  • Vau i Dejës Lake has an area of 26 km², while the water surface is 25 km².
  • The reservoir it creates, Clear Lake, has a water surface of and a capacity of .

such as water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Urban services such as water or sanitation are minimal.
  • Interpolation occurs when the terrain is smooth, such as water.
  • Immiscible liquids, such as water and toluene, easily form azeotropes.

filled with water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bucket is filled with water and left out overnight.
  • A half-a-million gallon tank filled with water was used.
  • An important example is of a telescope filled with water.

liquid water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is due to reactions in the liquid water droplets.
  • This may be because there is (or was) liquid water inside Pluto.
  • This allows Earth's surface to be warm enough to have liquid water and support life.

water sports

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her favorite activities are reading and water sports.
  • Yachting, boating, water sports and beach activities are also possible.
  • These, along with the river, provide excellent venues for water sports.

above the water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When the lake level rises only a tree rises above the water.
  • The deck is about above the water.
  • Hence, hydrostatic water pressures are negative above the water table.

water storage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is primarily for irrigation water storage.
  • It impounds Red Lodge Creek for irrigation water storage.
  • Roman era relics include the remains of a water storage tank.

water flows

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • From the power station, the water flows into Dinas reservoir.
  • It consists of gritstone boulders deeply seamed by water flows.
  • The way in which water flows is often given as an example for the idea.

water systems

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Chromium may enter water systems via industrial discharge.
  • Water was supplied by 55,000 separate water systems in 2006.
  • In the United States, 60% of piped water systems were privately owned in 1850.

boiling water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pour 1 spoon of boiling water onto the tea powder.
  • Later, many needles were heated in boiling water, or in a flame.
  • The sensible properties are extracted by alcohol and boiling water.

flow of water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The flow of water into the Tonle Sap is seasonal.
  • The causeway blocked the flow of water in LeRoy's Bay.
  • The flow of water to the pond like a stream is also eye pleasant view.

brackish water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • it is usually found in muddy or brackish water.
  • In the Sea of Marmara it can be found in brackish water.
  • Adult flies have been observed to mate in brackish water.

warm water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • and also known for warm water source.
  • Aeration is necessary since less oxygen is dissolved in warm water.
  • Coasts, especially those with beaches and warm water, attract tourists.

water use

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It impounds the Canadian River for municipal water use.
  • All cacti have some adaptations to promote efficient water use.
  • The domestic water use stand only at about 9% of total water use.

more water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Vedanthangal lake was also desilted and deepened to hold more water.
  • Thus, strong evolutionary pressure was put on the ability to find more water.
  • Another property of this medium is that it holds more water than parboiled rice hulls.

water per

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has the capacity to process 300,000 m³ of waste water per day.
  • (1997) estimate the animal would have needed to consume only about of water per day.
  • Of that, up to of water per day are free for domestic use without a water rights license.

provide water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Canals are still used to provide water for agriculture.
  • It was constructed in 1639 to provide water power for mills.
  • Several springs usually provide water.

water tanks

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Around this temple there a few caves & ancient water tanks.
  • The company began as a builder of steel water tanks and bridges.
  • The staircases also house the water tanks; some of which are snail-shaped.

water temperatures

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its preferred water temperatures are between .
  • Young individuals prefer cooler water temperatures than adults.
  • This sponge is found mostly at depths of 30–50 m and water temperatures of 6-8 °C.

water molecules

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This tunnel binds some water molecules.
  • In hydrates, at least some of the ligands are water molecules.
  • This was thought to be caused by water molecules knocking the grains about.

near water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They often congregate near water, and are good swimmers.
  • The species lives in and near water in freshwater habitat.
  • Elephants tend to stay near water sources.

water during

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E.g.
  • Located here are some of the pumps used to hand pump the water during a fire.
  • Some of the water cisterns still fill up with water during the winter seasons.
  • Aap Khola' (mango river) where people go for swimming and to obtain water during droughts.

water body

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E.g.
  • The water body where Jatayu fell is called Jatayu Theertham.
  • Before the event, the highway had crossed the water body using two , oval metal culverts.

water content

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E.g.
  • Absolute or anhydrous alcohol refers to ethanol with a low water content.
  • Raising the water content or adding chemical admixtures increases concrete workability.
  • The consistency of fine grained soil varies in proportional to the water content in a soil.

supply water

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E.g.
  • It is used to supply water to the residents of Great Langdale.
  • District Councils supply water to more than 200 smaller villages.
  • Four top-seal radial gates supply water to the Albuquerque Main Canal.

no water

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E.g.
  • You would go up to him and say "We have no water".
  • But there is no water enclosed in their grassy banks .
  • There are no water fountains at the park; bring your own water.

national water

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E.g.
  • The Act marked the beginning of a national water supply policy.
  • As the national water agency, PUB takes control of the entire water chain.
  • She was a member of the Russia women's national water polo team, playing as a driver.

land and water

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  • The airplane will take over both land and water travel.
  • Of this, is land and water.
  • Restoration of land and water resources is a priority in reclamation planning.

water pressure

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E.g.
  • This reduces the water velocity and water pressure at the turbine exit.
  • There were also lateral boards supporting the sides against water pressure.
  • During undrained shear, the water pressure u changes depending on volume change tendencies.

including water

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E.g.
  • It has many facilities including water and sanitation.
  • Its total surface, including water area, is .
  • It lacks many facilities including water and sanitation.

river water

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E.g.
  • That year, all the river water was diverted at San Acacia.
  • The dam diverts river water into the Socorro Main Canal operated by the MRGCD.
  • It had an innovative sluice gate that directed river water into the system’s Main Canal.

water birds

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E.g.
  • The scheme is also used to encourage water birds.
  • Larger corvids and some non-wading water birds (i.e.
  • This area is a valuable feeding and breeding habitat for water birds.

water depth

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E.g.
  • The water depth is as much as with an extra of sediment.
  • In moderate conditions the ratio of warp to water depth should be 4:1.
  • The cable, manufactured by Alcatel, is laid in a maximum water depth of .

above water

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E.g.
  • It is barely above water, as the sea breaks heavily over it.
  • The one thing keeping young Cole’s head above water is his love of baseball.
  • Some of the pile is generally above water and accumulates snow in the winter.

through the water

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E.g.
  • The wreck was found by dragging an anchor through the water.
  • It undulates from side to side to force the animal through the water when swimming.
  • It has been caught from near to the bottom, through the water column to near the surface at night.

large water

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E.g.
  • The mill was powered by a large water wheel.
  • A large water system irrigates the Park.
  • Each man had three days' rations and two large water bottles.

soluble in water

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E.g.
  • Both are easy to work and slightly soluble in water.
  • A colorless liquid, it is partially soluble in water.
  • Like monosaccharides, disaccharides are soluble in water.

public water

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E.g.
  • Since the lake is a public water source, it is closed to the public.
  • Dr John Snow traced the outbreak to a public water pump on the street, and disabled the pump.
  • In 1961, fluoridation of the public water supply in Simanggang (now Sri Aman) was implemented.

when water

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E.g.
  • As of early 2013, no date has been set when water will reach Tianjin.
  • The fountains look brilliant when water gushes out of them in perfect harmonization.
  • Galveston was temporarily cut off from the mainland when water surpassed the city's seawall.

air and water

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E.g.
  • areas with abundant fresh air and water.
  • It can turn sewage into air and water through microbial action.
  • It has both more air and water retention space than perlite and peat.

when the water

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E.g.
  • Obstacles may be present when the water is low.
  • The paved ford is still visible in the bed of the river when the water is low.
  • Some of the original buildings' foundations are visible when the water level is low.
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