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turbid

 [ter´bid]
cloudy.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tur·bid

(tŭr'bid),
Cloudy, as by sediment or insoluble matter in a solution.
[L. turbidus, confused, disordered]
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tur·bid

(tŭr'bid)
Clouded, as by sediment or insoluble matter in a solution.
[L. turbidus, confused, disordered]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Manila residents who joined the demonstration held cups of turbid water, labeled with the name of Maynilad officers.
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An analysis of turbidity, using the Formazin Nephelometric Unit (FNU) to measure water clarity, shows unmistakably turbid murky waters at the mouth of Pasig River appearing to flow out from the river.
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It added: "It is important to note for the successful long-term rehabilitation of Manila Bay, the sources of pollution that enter the river, as well as other river systems that drain to the bay, should be identified and regulated as well." Turbid waters were also present alongthe shores of Bulacan and Pampanga.
Maintenance included removing turbid water from pipes passing through the dam's body and reservoir, reshaping the rocks on the riverside above inspection tracks, and enlarging the canal connecting the High Dam to Toshka lakes.
The water supplied by the Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) is highly turbid.
Here, all dispersions of spray-dried samples were turbid.
Al-Riyadh noted that those who have tried to fish in the turbid water and charge others arbitrarily before reaching the truth condemn themselves as their attempts and objectives are overt and obvious.
He also called on the demonstrators to preserve, despite the violations, the peaceful expression and not allow the troublemakers in the turbid water to ride the wave and distort the targets of the protesters demanding service./ End
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