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Overview of noun water

The noun water has 6 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (136) water, H2O

(binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent)

2. (41) body of water, water

(the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean); "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water's edge")

3. (2) water

(once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles))

4. (2) water system, water supply, water

(a facility that provides a source of water; "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water")

5. urine, piss, pee, piddle, weewee, water

(liquid excretory product; "there was blood in his urine"; "the child had to make water")

6. water

(a liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants; "he asked for a drink of water")

Overview of verb water

The verb water has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) water, irrigate

(supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams; "Water the fields")

2. (2) water

(provide with water; "We watered the buffalo")

3. (2) water

(secrete or form water, as tears or saliva; "My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner"; "His eyes watered")

4. water

(fill with tears; "His eyes were watering") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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