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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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It has been reported that AQP1 knockout mice become severely dehydrated after water deprivation, manifesting marked serum hyperosmolality and lethargy.
The water deprivation test was stopped due to a weight loss exceeding 3% at 3.5th hour of the test.
He was admitted to the hospital for a water deprivation test.
Drinking water deprivation on MPI indicator has declined from 27 percent in 2013 to 19 percent in 2016 because of BISP.
In the experiment, the following stressors were used: 24 h of food deprivation, 24 h of water deprivation, 1-3 h of restraint, 1.5-2 h of restraint at 4[degrees]C, forced swimming for 10 or 15 min, flashing light for 120-210 min, and isolation (2-3 days).
The protocol consisted of eight stressors: food deprivation for 24 hr, water deprivation for 24 hr, food and water deprivation for 24 hr, noise for 3 hr (high-pitch medium volume, resembling snake sounds), cage tilting at 45[degrees] for 7 hr, overnight illumination for 8 hr, crowded grouped housing (6 rats per cage) for 24 hr, and soiled cage (500 mL water added to 250 g saw dust bedding) for 24 hr.
The animals were housed under standard conditions with free access to water and food (when not under the UCMS stressor of food or water deprivation) and a 12 h light/dark cycle (daylight from 8:00 to 20:00).
She said now the rural and urban Kashmiris have been active for their just right of freedom and right of self-determination in the valley added that Pakistan and its nation had strongly supported their cause for freedom at the joint session of the parliament and condemned brutalities in IOK, water deprivation, violation of Indus waters treaty by India.
"Such interaction doesn't only reflect public and private sector financial engagement but it also raises awareness about water deprivation related issues via initiating public debate on the importance of hygiene and water preservation means."
The CUMS-induced rats received one stressor randomly per day such as food deprivation, water deprivation, tail pinch, white noise, wet bedding, cold swim, strobe lighting or restraint stress.
More than one billion people experience extreme water deprivation in the world, while 40% lack access to clean sanitation services [48].
A large number of children in Pakistan live in squalid conditions due to high rates of shelter, sanitation and water deprivation, particularly in rural areas.