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1. Water
Chemical water (H20), plus other materials, transported in solution or suspension .

2. Water activity (aw)
An expression of the relative availability of water in a substance. Pure water has an water activity of 1.000. The water activity of a solution is one-hundredth its relative humidity.

3. Water mold
A common term for a fungus in the division Oomycota.

4. Water rights
A legal right to use surface water. This may be a common law riparian right wherein a property owner is entitled to use of water which touches his/her property or may be an appropriative right granted by the State Water Resource Control Board.

5. Water supply watershed
All of the land area that contributes surface run-off to an existing or proposed reservoir or intake used for water supply.

6. Water table
* Irregular surface of contact between the zone of saturation and the zone of aeration; that surface of a body of unconfined groundwater at which the pressure is equal to that of the atmosphere. * The upper level of a water-saturated zone extending beneath the ground to where the soil and all openings in the rocks are saturated.

7. Water table
The zone of saturation at the highest average depth during the wettest season; it is at least six inches thick and persists in the soil for more than a few weeks.

8. Water table
The zone of saturation at the highest average depth during the wettest season; it is at least six inches thick and persists in the soil for more than a few weeks.

9. Water year (climatic year)
A continuous 12-month period during which a complete annual cycle occurs. The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) uses the period October 1 to September 30 in the publication of its records of streamflow.

10. Water yield
The total outflow from all or part of a drainage basin through either surface channels or subsurface aquifers within a given time (e.g., one year).


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