Water back
Water back \Wa"ter back`\ See under 1st {Back}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Water back — Back Back, n. [F. bac: cf. Arm. bag, bak a bark, D. bak tray, bowl.] 1. A large shallow vat; a cistern, tub, or trough, used by brewers, distillers, dyers, picklers, gluemakers, and others, for mixing or cooling wort, holding water, hot glue, etc …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • water back — noun water heater consisting of a tank or pipes set at the back of a fireplace or in the firebox of a stove • Hypernyms: ↑water heater, ↑hot water heater, ↑hot water tank • Part Holonyms: ↑fireplace, ↑hearth, ↑open fireplace, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • water back — a reservoir or arrangement of tubing at the back of certain stoves or fireplaces for containing water to be heated by the fire. [1860 65, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • water-back — /ˈwɔtə bæk/ (say wawtuh bak) noun a reservoir, set of pipes, or the like, at the back of a stove or fireplace, providing a supply of hot water …   Australian English dictionary

  • Back — Back, n. [F. bac: cf. Arm. bag, bak a bark, D. bak tray, bowl.] 1. A large shallow vat; a cistern, tub, or trough, used by brewers, distillers, dyers, picklers, gluemakers, and others, for mixing or cooling wort, holding water, hot glue, etc.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Water heating — is a thermodynamic process using an energy source to heat water above its initial temperature. Typical domestic uses of hot water are for cooking, cleaning, bathing, and space heating. In industry, both hot water and water heated to steam have… …   Wikipedia

  • Back On Earth — est un single d Ozzy Osbourne. Titres Version suédoise et australienne Back On Earth (edit) Back On Earth (album version) Version internationale Back On Earth Walk On Water I Just Want You Ozzy Osbourne Membres actuels du groupe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Back on Earth — est un single d Ozzy Osbourne. Titres Versions suédoise et australienne Back On Earth (edit) Back On Earth (album version) Version internationale Back On Earth Walk On Water I Just Want You …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • water gage — Water gauge Wa ter gauge [Written also {water gage}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A wall or bank to hold water back. Craig. [1913 Webster] 2. An instrument for measuring or ascertaining the depth or quantity of water, or for indicating the height of its… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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