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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 Henderson home on Waterwheel Falls Drive in the zip code area of 89015 came with a pool, a spa, and a covered patio.
Rebuilding a waterwheel is something our visitors don't see every day.
We want our 40th birthday to reflect and celebrate all the activity this historic place has seen over the last few decades, from its opening days to getting the magnificent waterwheel working in the eighties to visits from Royalty to free admission in the past few years.
In addition, the women also brought fodder from the mountains and operated a waterwheel during the night to water the farms.
The 18th century mill preserves period features including the waterwheel and includes the internal machinery in the enormous living room.
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Around since the days of William the Conqueror, the recently renovated Washford Mill's claim to fame is the waterwheel that makes a splash in the middle of the pub.
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On weekends, you can witness the mill in operation; the waterwheel provides a never-ending display of splashes in the sunlight.