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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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Cold water shock can affect breathing and movement - even among strong and confident swimmers.
The taste of water in clay bottle (Matti ka Ghara ) very different a kind of sweet taste only one can spend 50 rupees and to get cold water whole summer season it is said.
Peters said that the normal human body temperature is 37 degree Celsius and when a person drinks cold water, it regulates the body temperature.
He said: "This is not my first time taking part in cold water activities, but I do like to try all types of things and this was a good opportunity."
"It's cold water shock that tends to kill people around our shores," the RNLI warns on their website.
Since Cameron's death, his family has worked tirelessly with the Safe Durham Partnership to raise awareness of cold water shock among teenagers through the award winning campaign Dying to be Cool.
Cold water adaptation leads to a lessened response to stress so your heart rate and blood pressure don't go up as much when you get into the cold water, and you find you can control your breathing.
For example, a number of studies have shown that regular cold water swimming reduces levels of the stress hormone, cortisol.
The real good of cold water, however, flows not just through our bones but in our hearts and minds.
The company says now the temperature in the apartments is being increased, but in some houses cold water is running instead of hot water due to the fact that some citizens turned on their water heating appliances at a moment.