from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Naturally occurring or prepared water that contains dissolved mineral salts, elements, or gases, often used therapeutically.
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- n. Water, containing dissolved minerals, which has been treated in any of several ways (filtering, aerating etc) before being bottled; used either therapeutically or out of preference.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. See under Water.
- n. waters which are so impregnated with foreign ingredients, such as gaseous, sulphureous, and saline substances, as to give them medicinal properties, or a particular flavor or temperature.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. water naturally or artificially impregnated with mineral salts or gasses; often effervescent; often used therapeutically
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