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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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Gabrielsen A, Sorensen VB, Pump B, Galatius S, Videbaek R, Bie P, Warberg J, Christensen NJ, Wroblewski H, Kastrup J, Norsk P (2000) Cardiovascular and neuroendocrine responses to water immersion in compensated heart failure.
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the device against the effects of dust and water immersion.
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The MC of the portion near the below water zone should be close to 19 percent, whereas the portion near the air zone should be almost "dry" because of the shorter water immersion time, the slow rate of moisture uptake, and the quicker desorption rate (Fig.
The coating withstands severe thermal cyclic conditions to 1200[degrees]F (649[degrees]C), boiling water immersion and wet-dry-wet thermal cycling.
The aim of the present study was to compare lactate removal during active recovery performed during cycling in water immersion (CW) and during cycling on land (CL), after a similar exercise bout in male adults.
Corrosion resistant Transwheels have stainless steel roller axles and are suitable for applications requiring steam cleaning, water immersion and for clean room assembly, according to the literature.
The Young's modulus for both coatings is seen to increase on water immersion and to increase still further on drying out for one day.