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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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This 'thermal' waterlily (Nymphaea thermarum), so named because it grows in freshwater hot springs, was discovered in 1985 by German botanist Professor Eberhard Fischer of Koblenz-Landau Univeristy, Germany.
And among giant waterlily pads, the tall blue and white necks of some strange water creatures gently arc and swirl above the pink blooms.
Among the new and directional, at least for the companies involved, were Royal Doulton's Waterlily dinnerware; Krosno's numerous trend-right decorative glassware; Orrefors' new Mingle line of functional, clean-lined colored glassware; Richard Ginori's black and white dinnerware, called Ramage Noir; and Zak's patented stainless-steel and melamine bowls.
For example, plant a peach or pink waterlily in the center of the pond then line the banks with purple iris.
She still remembers putting her hand in the waterlily pond - which she now looks after.
Because it is a novel that moves beyond the strictly ethnographic to speak to audiences and issues outside of the academy, critical evaluations of Waterlily must likewise move beyond an exploration of its relationship to ethnographic meaning making and examine the ways in which the novel offers an alternative (and even utopian) mode of imagining history, agency, and consciousness.
Or there's the peony-centred Anticipation, white China Clay, or lavender-tinted Waterlily.
This means you will find an early 20th-century work such as one of Monet's waterlily murals displayed in the same room as a bizarre piece of late 20th-century sculpture by an artist you have never heard of.
The five most cold tolerant are Ashton's Pride, Winter's Beauty, Winter's Interlude, Winter's Rose, and Winter's Waterlily.
From about 1899 until his death in 1926, Monet devoted himself, obsessively and finally exclusively, to recording the transient appearances of his celebrated water garden at Giverny; and he enjoyed a second artistic coming in the 1950s, when the Abstract Expressionists recognized, in the vast scale of his waterlily paintings, in the near-abstractness of their interdissolving forms, in the dense inscription of painterly gestures and the urgent impasto of painted strokes, anticipations of their own expansive surfaces and depths, which were like those seen through watery lenses.
The two editions of her collected works, Waterlily Fire: Poems 1932 - 1962 (1962) and The Collected Poems (1978), offer the full range of her social commitment and mystical faith.