retained water

retained water

[ri′tānd ′wȯd·ər]
(hydrology)
The water remaining in rock or soil after gravity groundwater has been drained out.
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Contract notice: Quality Monitoring Retained Water Villerest Lot No1 And No2) Naussac (Batch Of 2017-2019
Quriyat, Mar 13 (ONA) The level of retained water behind Wadi Dhaiqah Dam in Al Mazaraa village in the Wilayat of Quriyat hit 96.
by Times News Service The level of retained water behind Wadi Dhaiqah Dam in Al Mazaraa village in the Wilayat of Quriyat hit 96.
This HAD to be retained water that salt kept trapped in my tissues and Gerson, obviously, helped to flush
Some housing complexes in the Ciputat district near the dam, which retained water from Lake Situ Gintung, were flooded, submerging hundreds of houses and forcing hundreds of residents to take refugee on higher ground nearby, witnesses said.
The article should have stated that AVP antagonists decrease water permeability of renal collecting tubules, thereby promoting excretion of retained water and normalizing hypo-osmolar hyponatremia.
It looks like it's low only because it has been diluted by excessive amounts of retained water.
It has not retained water to the previous level and we've counter-acted this by increasing the level of watering.
Dehaussy attributed Renault's decision to the high water separation performance of the prefilter, its resistance to corrosion, the specific retained water drain valve system that avoids the risk of spills during draining, and the tools-free ease of servicing the unit.
The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) will delay the effective date of the final rule on retained water in raw meat and poultry products until January 9, 2003.
Two popular techniques were to use "early close" flush-valve flappers that shut quickly, or to install a "toilet dam" that retained water in the tank and reduced the amount of water flushed.
Tests indicated that the new material, with its unnaturally dense surface, retained water resistance throughout a 7-day, underwater trial and for 6 months while sitting on a humid shelf.