inch of water


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inch of water

A unit of pressure equal to the pressure exerted by a column of liquid water 1 in. high at a temperature of 39.2°F (4°C).
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It is often said that plants require an inch of water a week to grow.
The statement often quoted is that growing plants require 1 inch of water per week for development.
Remember that 1 inch of water previously mentioned?
THE going at Newmarket was yesterday described as good to firm all round after half an inch of water was applied to the Rowley Mile course.
All-day drips and drizzles result in three or four hundredths of an inch of water.
Established trees, shrubs and perennials in spite of their foliage mass should do well with a half inch of water.