Origin of tap water
Words nearby tap water
How to use tap water in a sentence
With moderate heat, enzyme-laced films of the plastic disintegrated in standard compost or plain tap water within days to weeks, Ting Xu and her colleagues report April 21 in Nature.A new technique could make some plastic trash compostable at home|Carmen Drahl|April 21, 2021|Science News
Using very hot tap water, rinse the grains 3 or 4 times, or until the water runs almost clear.Fragrant saffron and sweet onions make this Persian-style chicken and rice a feast for the senses|Daniela Galarza|March 4, 2021|Washington Post
The cold eggs will cool the water right away, so drain the bowl and refill it with more warm tap water.
In 2010, Webster and other residents there began receiving warnings about carcinogenic byproducts in their tap water, created when the city used chlorine to disinfect muddy water.Timber Tax Cuts Cost Oregon Towns Billions. Then Polluted Water Drove Up the Price.|by Tony Schick, Oregon Public Broadcasting, and Rob Davis, The Oregonian/OregonLive|January 1, 2021|ProPublica
Fluoride first entered an American water supply through a rather inelegant technocratic scheme.
When cities started adding chlorine to their water supplies, in the early 1900s, it set off public outcry.
Before anti-vaxxers, there were anti-fluoriders: a group who spread fear about the anti-tooth decay agent added to drinking water.
Placed in drinking water, fluoride can serve people who otherwise have poor access to dental care.
In secret, before the referendum, the council went ahead and fluoridated the water anyway.
Urbanity ushers in water that needs no apology, and gives a zest to the worst vintage.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
Mrs. Woodbury paints in oils and water-colors; the latter are genre scenes, and among them are several Dutch subjects.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
By the time I had done my toilette there was a tap at the door, and in another minute I was in the salle--manger.
But there was a breeze blowing, a choppy, stiff wind that whipped the water into froth.