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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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Some Culligan systems soften hard water, others reduce contaminants and yet others turn ordinary tap water Into crystal clear, great tasting drinking water.
But if you must brew tea in hard water -- especially tap water that's passed through limestone -- you should add lemon, which is acidic.
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Later, investigators established that deaths in the United States from "coronary" heart attacks in white men 45 to 64 years old were significantly higher in states with soft water than in states with hard water.