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POOL. A small lake of standing water.
     2. By the grant of a pool, it is said, both the land and water will pass. Co. Litt. 5. Vide Stagnum; Water. Undoubtedly the right to fish, and probably the right to use hydraulic works, will be acquired by such grant. 2 N. Hamps. Rep. 259; An on Wat. Courses, 47; Plowd. 161; Vaugh. 103; Bac. Ab. Grants, H 3; Com. Dig. Grant, E 5; 5 Cowen, 216; Cro. Jac. 150; 1 Lev. 44; Co. Litt. 5.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Pool maintenance logs revealed elevated free chlorine levels in the swimming pool during the outbreak.
It's my wife Glyn's 51st birthday today and we're at home together but normally we go out early and so the cow could have been swimming around for a long time and our swimming pool could have ended up as a birthing pool.'
Epidemiologic studies have established that the workers in such outbreaks were exposed to aerosols generated in the workplace from water that was either a work tool (e.g., metalworking fluid) or an integral part of the workplace or household (e.g., swimming pools and hot tubs) (1-7).
Close all the doors that lead to the swimming pool.
The police added: "Allowing children to use the swimming pools on their own and without being supervised by an adult with swimming skills is very dangerous.
'International Swimming Pool Complex is yet another international standard sporting facility in the provincial capital', he added.
As per local media reports in Sri Lanka, four members in the squad were in the swimming pool of a hotel in Pamunugama on Tuesday evening when the incident took place.
CAMPAIGNERS are demanding tighter regulation of swimming pools after the deaths of two Bahraini children in less than a week.
Indeed, inspections of swimming pool facilities are carried out by local authorities.
But Connah's Quay Swimming Club, Nofio Clwyd and Swim Wales have joined forces to create Connah's Quay Swimming Pool Working Group and now hope to take over the town's pool from April 1, 2016.
South Miami, FL, March 07, 2014 --(PR.com)-- An innovative new product designed to provide its users with an effective and entertaining way of staying fit, the Swimming Pool Exercise Device, has been developed by Barry Thomas of Mokelumne Hill, California.
WATER quality is set to increase at Llantrisant Leisure Centre after work on the swimming pool.