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- n. Water from the sea.
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Greggs was sweeping the floor; and in the tank of sea water sat
Quarts of sea water oozed and trickled from his clothing and shoes.
In February 1768 I hired myself to Dr. Charles Irving, in Pall-mall, so celebrated for his successful experiments in making sea water fresh; and here I had plenty of hair-dressing to improve my hand.