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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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Patients with eczema are much more sensitive to the effects of hard water than people with healthy skin.
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He said: "The CER and Irish Water, by their cowardly refusal to allow for the possibility of a rebate due to damage caused by hard water have clearly demonstrated the very narrow concept of fairness that is operating at the highest levels of both offices.
This hard water stable formula is effective in a wide range of light, moderate & heavy-duty applications, including machining, cutting, grinding, milling, broaching, threading and turning.
Consumers purchasing a new GE Softener are provided with knowledge concerning hard water issues such as rust, helpful tips on preventing and removing rust stains and coupons to Summit Brand products like Super Iron Out.
The system eliminates the need for wall mounted dispensing equipment and can operate in a range of water conditions, resulting in accurate dilutions in relatively low pressure/low flow and hard water areas.
But phosphates also soften hard water, and people using low-phosphate detergent in areas with hard water have reported more problems than people in areas with soft water, such as Eugene and Springfield.
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Researchers have found that soft water is more effective than hard water in removing bacteria from broiler chicken skin.