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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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1998), urine osmolality is reduced from wild-type by only about 20%-25% at most, either with or without 36-h water deprivation (Chou et al.
He was moved to a CIA "black site" at Bagram Airfield, where he described humiliation, sleep deprivation, exposure to cold, food and water deprivation and beatings.
Parrot 2 had a 6-month history of decreased activity and vocalizing, with an extended history of excessive water intake; a water deprivation test ruled out diabetes insipidus, and psychogenic polydipsia was suspected.
1984) reported that dry matter intake was reduced about 10 % of normal on third day of water deprivation.
The body feels lethargic and tired, sapped of energy especially after a long day of water deprivation.
The development of hunger or thirst in response to expanded periods of food or water deprivation is a basic feature of motivated ingestive behavior.
A mobile platform with digital cameras, infrared detectors, and an infrared thermometer is driven through the plots weekly to monitor crop growth and leaf temperature, an indicator of crop water deprivation.
Conversely, factors that speed up metabolic rate such as stress (Misanin, Kaufhold, Paul, Hinderliter, & Anderson, 2006) and chronic water deprivation (Anderson et al.
A "high boy" platform with digital cameras, infrared detectors, and an infrared thermometer is driven through the plots weekly to monitor crop growth and leaf temperature, an indicator of crop water deprivation.
Stealing the Gila: The Pima Agricultural Economy and Water Deprivation, 1848-1921.
According to the UN (2008) water deprivation is measured by physical water scarcity which occurs when 75 percent of river flows are withdrawn and economic water scarcity where human, institutional and financial capital limit access to water, even though water is naturally available.