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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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A Waterworks representative said that even though the blooms are not poisonous, the organization tried to remove them as quickly as possible so water filtration systems and sanitation standards were not interrupted.
"From a contemporary take on Handel's Water Music to pieces by the incredible Phil Glass, the Waterworks tour is inspired by water and its power and has almost literally been making waves around the world in offering audiences an incredible sensory experience for bot the ears and the eyes," said Jasper Hope, Dubai Opera's Chief Executive, in a statement.
Calapan Waterworks is the owner and operator of the local waterworks system of Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro, and is engaged in the business of developing and utilizing water resources to harness, produce and supply water for domestic, municipal, agricultural, industrial, commercial and recreational purposes.
The Bureau of Waterworks Tokyo is in charge of supplying tap water in Tokyo.
He told the Mirror: "This is a very serious incident that happened in the Waterworks park which should be a safe and enjoyable place for the public and families to enjoy.
Encompassing two stories and some 8,000 square feet, the Waterworks Kitchen showroom debuts this month in San Francisco's Design District.
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