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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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So, the plan was to spot and stalk in the mornings and hunt from treestands over wallows and waterholes in the evenings.
The game-viewing lodge has observation lounges and a ground-level photography hat guests use to observe the wild animals as they troop to the waterholes and salt licks.
She appeared as herself in scenes with Neighbours regulars Stefan Dennis and Bonnie Anderson and sang at local bar The Waterhole. The Grammy award-winner said she had been a fan of the Aussie soap growing up and described her cameo as a "bucket list" moment.
As I ran into more and more cameras, I wondered: Does that camera give this hunter priority at this waterhole? Does he actually plan to hunt here, or is he just prospecting?
On a hot, sunny African day the thirsty jungle animals find that a carnivorous crocodile has claimed the waterhole all for himself.
"For this purpose, we simulated a population of virtual animals living in dry landscapes in which they regularly visit a single waterhole for drinking.
This is the favourite waterhole of the millennials as they spend the daily average six hours of their computing lifestyle.
She is furious that he took Regan to Albury to protect her from Jacka, and goes to the Waterhole in search of distraction, but finds herself in dangerous company.
This year, he said, about 20 elephants died because "they left Banzena waterhole where about 50,000 domestic animals had been taken in search for water.
The Justice Clearinghouse program was launched in July 2014 by Waterhole Justice Consulting, Inc.
While visiting Uluru last year, Fred Bohner, Kathy Himbeck and I decided to do the Mutitjulu Waterhole walk.