pass water

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v pass water eliminate urine "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"
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Usage

In literature:

She did it no harm but the pain of the blow made the bullock pass water.
"Folklore of the Santal Parganas" by Cecil Henry Bompas
We had passed the watering boats some distance further down on their way to the ship.
"Discoveries in Australia, Volume 2" by John Lort Stokes
We have no want of passes, and the Miller's-Maid is just as good a name to hail by, as the 'Water-witch.
"The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas" by James Fenimore Cooper
Four large canoes coming from the northward passed over the reef at high-water, going towards Sue Island.
"Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by John MacGillivray
If we had looked slightingly on the rough water passed, what we now see would satisfy the greediest.
"The New North" by Agnes Deans Cameron
When six nights have passed, he shall wash his body, he shall wash his clothes with gomez and water to make them clean.
"Sacred Books of the East" by Various
Pass the night in a hollow without water.
"Three Expeditions into the Interior of Eastern Australia, Vol 1 (of 2)" by Thomas Mitchell
It is probably frequented by seals, since many were seen in the water whilst passing at the distance of two miles.
"A Voyage to Terra Australis" by Matthew Flinders
The water passed through the side slopes away from the garden.
"The Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming." by Ellen Eddy Shaw
The water lay still as if asleep, only broken now and then by some passing craft.
"Story of Chester Lawrence" by Nephi Anderson
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In poetry:

He leads me to the place
Where heav'nly pasture grows,
Where living waters gently pass,
And full salvation flows.
"Psalm 23" by Isaac Watts
We strolled down by the river side,
My sister Nell and I,
To watch the waters onward glide,
And vessels passing by.
"My Sister Nell And I" by Joseph Horatio Chant
What cares the unconventioned wood
For pass-words of the town?
The sound of fashion's shibboleth
The laughing waters drown.
"June On The Merrimac" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Since olden times
On these ancient banks
With the passing of the years
By the pool water's edge
Thickly grew the waterweed.
"Since olden times" by Yamabe no Akahito
Each and all are passed, like water
Under-rolled into a cavern,
Till we see the Devil's daughter
Waiting at the Devil's tavern.
"Pre-Ordination" by Madison Julius Cawein
One day as I stood at the Bridge of Luckeen,
Above the bright water all glancin' an' green,
There strayed down the path from the top of the pass
Such a slim little, prim little, trim little lass.
"The Bridge At Luckeen" by Clinton Scollard

In news:

A recent audit of Harlingen Waterworks revealed the water company passed more than two dozen budget amendments without city commission approval.
Legislation passed with bipartisan support by the California State Senate and signed into law last week will now require water companies and agencies to be subject to the same review and audit process as other public utilities.
The Water, Gas and Light commission passed the budget for next year which translates to a minor increase in your bill.
City passes budget, includes water meter replacement and fewer water bills.
Senate passes watered -down alcohol bill.
This Dec 5, 2012 photo provided by The United States Coast Guard shows barges passing in tight quarters due to low water levels as they navigate the Mississippi River near St Louis.
Houston engineers give roads, water lines barely passing grades.
(WCBI) – We have a boil water notice to pass along for some folks in Monroe County.
Buckeye voters passed a ballot question Tuesday that will allow town officials to spend as much as $28.5 million on water-system improvements.
A bill that would authorize COMCD to import and store water from other sources into Lake Thunderbird passed out of the House committee on Natural Resources in March.
The Water and Sewer Commission unanimously passed a motion Tuesday recommending the town allocate up to $2.6 million for adding new meters and updating equipment.
Pumps must be able to move a high volume of water, pass debris without clogging, and withstand difficult conditions on any jobsite.
A Wylie player defends Ryan Mercer (34) of Sweet-water as he passes to an unseen teammate in Friday's District 5-3A opener.
In Miami this weekend, the US Conference of Mayors passed a resolution encouraging all cities to not spend tax payer dollars on bottled water.
Ruth Gibbs Ton , of Chesterton, passed away Saturday, Sept 1, 2007 at The Waters of Duneland, Chesterton.
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In science:

The ridged waveguides are machined into the cell, the slots by wire etching, the waveguide by milling. The SiC wedges are fixed with a specially designed clamp, avoiding thermal strains during brazing. Water cooling channels and dimple tuning are provided. The complete structure is brazed vertically and in one pass.
Design of a 3 GHz Accelerator Structure for the CLIC Test Facility (CTF 3) Drive Beam
Carnot reasons by analogy with a machine that works at the expense of water passing from a higher to a lower level reservo ir.
The Energy-Entropy Principle
If the water could, by it self, pass into a higher level we would have a perpetual machine.
The Energy-Entropy Principle
Carnot associates the heat (or caloric) passing between two sources at different temperatures with the water falling between the two levels. The quantity of water falling to the lower level reservo ir is equal to the one coming out of the higher level reservo ir.
The Energy-Entropy Principle
The purity of the liquid Argon before passing through the OXYSORB cartridge has a nominal concentration of water and Oxygen of the order of the ppm.
A prototype liquid Argon Time Projection Chamber for the study of UV laser multi-photonic ionization
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