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IRRIGATION. The act of wetting or moistening the ground by artificial means.
     2. The owner of land over which there is a current stream, is, as such, the proprietor of the current. 4 Mason's R. 400. It seems the riparian proprietor may avail himself of the river for irrigation, provided the river be not thereby materially lessened, and the water absorbed be imperceptible or trifling. Ang. W. C. 34; and vide 1 Root's R. 535; 8 Greenl. R. 266; 2 Conn. R. 584; 2 Swift's Syst. 87; 7 Mass. R. 136; 13 Mass. R. 420; 1 Swift's Dig. 111; 5 Pick. R. 175; 9 Pick. 59; 6 Bing. R. 379; 5 Esp. R. 56; 2 Conn. R. 584; Ham. N. P. 199; 2 Chit. Bl. Com. 403, n. 7; 22 Vin. Ab. 525; 1 Vin. Ab. 657; Bac. Ab. Action on the case, F. The French law coincides with our own. 1 Lois des Batimens, sect. 1, art. 3, page 21.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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People can also buy a nasal irrigation solution from a pharmacy or online.
Kang et al., "Effects of a low concentration hypochlorous acid nasal irrigation solution on bacteria, fungi, and virus," The Laryngoscope, vol.
Pharmaceutical company Oculus Innovative Sciences Inc (NasdaqCM:OCLS) (NasdaqCM:OCLSW) reported on Wednesday the receipt of a new CE Mark in Europe for Microcyn-based Sinudox solution, a formulation intended for nasal irrigation including the moistening of cuts, abrasions and lacerations located in the nasal cavity.
1 across the globe for large-volume saline nasal irrigation.
A comparison of two nasal irrigation solutions with no treatment in chronic sinusitis sufferers.
At personal level at least boiled water should be used for nasal irrigation during ablution.
Nasal irrigation not only helps to relieve sinus congestion, but according to the hydraSense brand, it is also helpful for alleviating the sinus symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
Nasal irrigation not only helps to relieve sinus congestion, but according to the hydra-Sense brand, it is also helpful for alleviating the sinus symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
[6] Many antimicrobial agents (AMAs) including antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal agents, and adjunctive therapies like analgesics, saline nasal irrigation, intranasal corticosteroids, mucolytics, antihistamines and decongestants are used in the treatment and prophylaxis of paranasal sinusitis.
Other common treatments that do not work are nasal irrigation, humidified air and ginseng.
Nasal irrigation or sprays with hypertonic buffered solutions can also provide symptom relief in CRS disorders and are therefore recommended by guidelines.
The guidelines do not recommend adjuvant therapies, including intranasal corticosteroids, saline nasal irrigation or lavage, topical or oral decongestants, mucolytics, and topical or oral antihistamines.