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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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Miscellaneous ADAM'S ALE (water), CHARLES' WAIN (old name for Big Dipper), DAVY JONES' LOCKER, FRANKENSTEIN'S MONSTER, GABRIEL'S HORN, GRANDFATHER'S CLOCK, GRANDMOTHER'S CLOCK, GREAT CEASAR'S GHOST, THE LORD'S PRAYER, QUEEN'S ARM (musket), SAMSON'S CROWN (an achievement of great renown which costs the life of the doer), SAY'S LAW (economics), TRAJAN'S COLUMN, VERY'S NIGHT SIGNALS
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