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WATER. That liquid substance of which the sea, the rivers, and creeks are composed.
     2. A pool of water, or a stream or water course, is considered as part of the land, hence a pool of twenty acres, would pass by the grant of twenty acres of land, without mentioning the water. 2 Bl. Com. 18; 2 N. H. Rep. 255; 1, Wend. R. 255; 5 Paige, R. 141; 2 N. H. Rep. 371; 2 Brownl. 142; 5 Cowen, R. 216; 5 Conn. R. 497; 1 Wend. R. 237. A mere grant of water passes only a fishery. Co. Lit. 4 b.
     3. Like land, water is distinguishable into different parts, as the sea, (q.v.) rivers, (q.v.) docks, (q.v.) canals, (q.v.) ponds, q v.) and sewers, (q.v.) and to these may be added at water course. (q.v.) Vide 4 Mason, R. 397 River; Water course.

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A good number of does, fawns and scraggly young bucks visited the waterhole that first day, but no mature bucks.
The second waterhole location would be down in a ravine directly in front of me.
This population migrates between Mali and Burkina Faso, when heading to Banzena waterhole.
On our return walk from the waterhole, I observed an immature butcherbird on the ground, picking up items from the soil and eating them.
Nate becomes Sheila's boss at the Waterhole, and the pair join forces in an attempt to outsmart Ezra.
WHEN Terese sees Brad and Lauren having yet another private conversation during an evening at the Waterhole, she publicly accuses Lauren of trying to steal her husband.
The African waterhole is pale colored, not bright red from the sap of surrounding vegetation.
The Wildlife Safari in Winston plans a grand opening for its new Elephant Waterhole Friday through Sunday.
Like a figure in a carefully staged painting, a wildebeest leaps high into the air as its stampeding herd churns up a muddy Kenyan waterhole.
Sydney: Police and rangers were on Monday hunting a crocodile that snatched a 12-year-old boy from a northern Australian waterhole, with shoot-to-kill orders for any creature longer than two metres and fresh calls for a cull.
The most sublime aspect of the stylish lodge is its spectacular location atop a natural plateau overlooking a mirror-like waterhole, just four kilometres from the majestic Victoria Falls.