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bleeding

1. The upward penetration of a coloring pigment from a substrate through a topcoat of paint.
2. The oozing of grout from below a road-surfacing material to the surface in hot weather.
3. Exudation of one or more components of a sealant, with possible absorption by adjacent porous surfaces.
4. The autogenous flow of mixing water within, or its emergence from, newly placed concrete or mortar; caused by the settlement of the solid materials within the mass or by drainage of mixing water; also called water gain.
5. The diffusion of coloring matter through a coating from the substrate, or the discoloration that arises from such a process.
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When this occurs, unwanted water gains access to the pipeline system through openings in the manholes and cracks in the pipelines.
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Still water gains from new and more frequent buyers as well as buyers switching from sparkling and flavoured water.
Clearly another benefit of becoming a part of Suez Lyonnaise is the access United Water gains to its leadership in water and wastewater research and technology," added Correll.
When this occurs, water gains access to the pipeline system through openings in the manholes and cracks in the pipelines.