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free water

[′frē ′wȯd·ər]
(chemistry)
The volume of water that is not contained in suspension in a vessel containing both water and a suspension of water and another liquid.
(petroleum engineering)
Water produced with oil from an oil well.

free water

2. Water that is free to move, under the influence of gravity, through a soil mass.

surface moisture, free water, surface water

Water retained on surfaces of aggregate particles and considered to be part of the mixing water in concrete, as distinguished from absorbed moisture within the permeable voids of the aggregate particles.
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The near-infrared type of moisture sensor (Teconer, sold by Polarmoist) reads only surface moisture, since it measures the light reflected by the free water around the aggregate granules.
I also demand from the government to take steps like this to provide free water throughout the city," said Prasad, a common man.
He hopes other water provid-ers in Cebu would also offer free water in other El Nino-affected areas not served by MRII.
The Sameness Project has had hundreds of UAE residents take part in the kind-hearted cause, where they find construction sites on their own and hand out free water to labourers.
To a question the minster said most of the areas of Surjani, New Karachi, Metrowll, Orangi, Site and Keamari are affected of shortage of water and government would overcome this crisis with free water tankers service for which the government would bear the expenses of these services.
So, we are going to give the news of launching of anti- corruption helpline, reducing electricity tariff and supplying free water very soon," he said.
With more than 12 years of experience, they offer water softeners and water filtration systems from Natursorb, along with free water testing and five-year warranties.
This does not include what the free water would have cost.
Ayia Varvara community council arranged with the owners of water selling points to offer free water until the problem is fixed.
A TOP TD is demanding free water for families and businesses whose supply is unsafe to drink.
New Delhi: The m dmi Party (P) government in Delhi yesterday announced a New Year gift to the people -- free water to every household.
Labcell is offering a free Water Activity Wall Chart that can be downloaded from the company's website.