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drinking water

n
water reserved or suitable for drinking
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.drinking water - water suitable for drinkingdrinking water - water suitable for drinking    
beverage, drinkable, potable, drink - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
water - a liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants; "he asked for a drink of water"
bottled water - drinking water (often spring water) that is put into bottles and offered for sale
sugar water - water sweetened with sugar
ice water - water served ice-cold or with ice
carbonated water, club soda, soda water, sparkling water, seltzer - effervescent beverage artificially charged with carbon dioxide
mineral water - water naturally or artificially impregnated with mineral salts or gasses; often effervescent; often used therapeutically
Translations
pitná voda
drikkevand
trinkakvo
juomavesi
pitka voda
ivóvíz
飲料水
음료수
woda do piciawoda pitna
apă potabilă
pitná voda
dricksvatten
น้ำดื่ม
nước uống

drinking water

nacqua potabile

drinking water

مَاءٌ لِلشُّرْب pitná voda drikkevand Trinkwasser πόσιμο νερό agua potable juomavesi eau potable pitka voda acqua potabile 飲料水 음료수 drinkwater drikkevann woda pitna água potável питьевая вода dricksvatten น้ำดื่ม içme suyu nước uống 饮用水
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