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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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Al Kiyumi, who was speaking to the media on the sidelines of a signing ceremony to award Sohar independent water project, said that OPWP also plans to build one each major independent water project in Muscat and Northern Batinah regions.
Amman, Feb.14 (Petra) -- Minister of Water and Irrigation Hazem Al Nasser on Saturday discussed with Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development advisor, Mohamed Ibrahim Sadeghi, a number of water projects his ministry will carry out.
AMMAN, Feb 14 (KUNA) -- The Jordanian Minister of Water and Irrigation Hazem Al-Nasser praised Kuwait's generous and continuous support to the development projects in the Hashemite Kingdom, especially the water projects. He emphasized the significant role of the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) in financing water projects in Jordan.
The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) approved in January a strategy for expediting water projects and reducing undrawn federal grant funds.
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