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water back

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(Mechanical Engineering) the US name for back boiler
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Noun1.water back - water heater consisting of a tank or pipes set at the back of a fireplace or in the firebox of a stove
cookstove - a stove for cooking (especially a wood- or coal-burning kitchen stove)
fireplace, hearth, open fireplace - an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built; "the fireplace was so large you could walk inside it"; "he laid a fire in the hearth and lit it"; "the hearth was black with the charcoal of many fires"
hot-water heater, hot-water tank, water heater - a heater and storage tank to supply heated water
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"They were beside the second water back there," and he pointed to the south.
An we bring not the water back again, and soon, we are ruined, and the good work of two hundred years must end.
The river inevitably descends down, forming tributaries, meandering and wandering until it reaches its final destination - the sea, the river becomes one with the sea, then the saltwater condenses into freshwater in the clouds which then transports the water back to the river's source.
Air India has decided to allow hajj pilgrims to transport Zamzam water back to India after it received serious flak on social media following its decision to ban the holy water onboard.
Obviously farmers are getting most of the blame, and possibly rightly so, then on reflection I thought, 'what are the facts regarding the large tonnage of salt used today to keep our modern traffic moving during hard winter weather?' The river does a stalwart job taking all the surplus water back to the sea, to be purified and replenished, before it comes around again as vital pure rainwater.
Pictures and memories that tell the stories of our lives on Merseyside May 1970, plumber Derek Hill had a plan to bring water back to Parkgate - he wanted to gouge a deep channel on the marsh which would be kept clear by the powerful tidal action of the River Dee
"I said, 'Well I am a Netflix employee I am on a show' and they said, 'Sir you need to put that water back now.' "And I was like 'Seriously?
And I said, 'Well I am a Netflix employee, I'm on a show.' "He said, 'Sir, you have to put that water back now.' I was like, 'Seriously?
Pressure group We Own It said: "It's time to take our water back."
05 billion liters of water back to nature and community.
class="MsoNormalBut Taita Taveta Water minister, Mr Jasper Kabaka, said they have entered into a debt repayment plan with the CWSB even though the firms has not yet turned the water back on.
Firefighters evacuated neighbours from 20 homes and four crews worked to pump the flood water back into the Tyne.