Water tree

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Wa´ter tree`

1.(Bot.) A climbing shrub (Tetracera alnifolia syn. Tetracera potatoria) of Western Africa, which pours out a watery sap from the freshly cut stems.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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There are two types of water treeing, namely the bowtie water tree that is formed within the insulator and the vented water tree that emerges in the interior and/or exterior conductor screens of the cable and expands through the conductor [2].
Dielectric spectroscopy for diagnosis of water tree deterioration in XLPE cables // IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, 2001.--No.
Summary: 7.5 metre high water tree created from an intricate network of water jets.
MY FRIEND: Mutsu takes Harry's hand as they water tree; HARD WORK: Harry grips roll of wire to make fence; HELPING HANDS: Harry and Mutsu plant a tree; COMPASSION: Diana
For example, the water used for ablution can be used to water trees near a Masjid.
The collected water can be used to water trees in the airport.
Water trees and shrubs in November if rainfall is insufficient because they continue to take up water until the ground freezes.