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water

 [waht´er]
1. a clear, colorless, odorless, tasteless liquid, H2O.
2. an aqueous solution of a medicinal substance; called also aromatic water.
bound water water in the tissues of the body bound to macromolecules or organelles.
distilled water water that has been purified by distillation.
free water that portion of the water in body tissues which is not bound by macromolecules or organelles.
water for injection water for parenteral use, prepared by distillation or reverse osmosis and meeting certain standards for sterility and clarity; it may be specified as sterile if it has been sterilized and as bacteriostatic if suitable antimicrobial agents have been added.
purified water water obtained by either distillation or deionization; used when mineral-free water is required.

aq·ua

, gen. and pl.

aq·uae

(ak'wă, ah'kwah),
H2O. Pharmaceutical waters, aquae, are aqueous solutions of volatile substances (for example, rose water). Pharmaceutical solutions, liquors, are aqueous solutions of nonvolatile substances. See: water (3), solution (3).
[L.]

aqua

(ăk′wə, ä′kwə)
n. pl. aquae (ăk′wē, ä′kwī′) or aquas
1. Water.
2. An aqueous solution.

aq′ua adj.

aqua

Latin for water, formerly used in written prescriptions.

aq·ua

, pl. aquae (ahkwă, -kwē)
H2O. Pharmaceutical waters, aquae, are aqueous solutions of volatile substances (e.g., rose water). Pharmaceutical solutions, liquors, are aqueous solutions of nonvolatile substances.
[L.]

aqua

Water.

aq·ua

, pl. aquae (ahkwă, -kwē)
Water (H2O). Pharmaceutical waters, aquae, are aqueous solutions of volatile substances.
See: water (3) , solution (3)
[L.]
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De hecho, se han encontrado importantes lapidas votivas dedicadas a las ninfas, las cuales, con el avance de la romanizacion vinieron a ocupar el lugar de los numen aquae indigenas.
The battle at Aquae Sextiae did not occur until the summer of 102, roughly eighteen months after Marius's posting to a provincia based on the east bank of the Rhone, itself seemingly a formidable defensive line, though not, as Hannibal had shown a hundred-and-twenty years earlier, an impregnable barrier.
The wellness center is divided into two slices of heaven: Adler Aquae and the Adler Spa.
(5) That latter synod, securely dated to spring 256, had reaffirmed the position taken at the earlier synod: "statuentes unum baptisma esse quod sit in ecclesia catholica constitutum ac per hoc non rebaptizari sed baptizari a nobis quicumque ab adultera et profana aqua uenientes abluendi sint et sanctificandi salutaris aquae ueritate." (6) This places Epistula 73 and the spring synod of 256 firmly within the so-called "rebaptism" controversy that plagued the last years of Cyprian's episcopacy, and it is on this basis that they receive scholarly attention.
Soltre will not allude to extensive views at Soutra (or to the pagan Celtic goddess Sulis, who gushed forth health-giving waters at Aquae Sulis or Bath).
He dealt first with the Teutoni and their allies at Aquae Sextiac as they marched towards the Alps in what is now southeast France.
For three centuries the Waters of Sul (Aquae Sulis) was a place to relax, retire and convalesce, centred on a public bath which could stand comparison with the great baths of Rome itself.
It's not all girly facials and manicures -my favourite was the Aquae Sulis Mud Wrap.