mineral water


: water naturally or artificially infused with mineral salts or gases (such as carbon dioxide)

Example Sentences

a glass of mineral water
Recent Examples on the Web Also sold as sparkling mineral water, this beverage can contain a variety of minerals including sodium, magnesium and calcium. Hannah Jeon, Good Housekeeping, 9 Nov. 2022 Topo Chico is so much more than just mineral water to San Antonio artist Martin Emmanuel Rangel. René A. Guzman, San Antonio Express-News, 8 Sep. 2022 Founded by Maria Lease, a former TV pro, the 40-room hotel and full service day spa features outdoor and covered mineral water in-ground jetted spa pools, a Himalayan salt room for total decompression and a full-sized, mineral waterfed pool. Kathy A. Mcdonald, Variety, 25 Mar. 2022 Karlovy Vary’s own Mattoni Sparkling, the mineral water of choice of the international bartender’s association. Mosha Lundström Halbert, Vogue, 21 July 2022 For more privacy, 22 of the rooms have their own square tubs with a separate faucet for filling them with the mineral water, an aid to relaxation very much in sync with the look of the rooms. Laurie Werner, Forbes, 7 Dec. 2021 Fill with mineral water and garnish with lime wheels. Claudia Alarcón, Forbes, 24 July 2022 Many mixologists use it interchangeably with sparkling mineral water, sparkling water, soda water and seltzer water because of their similarities, according to MasterClass. Jacob Livesay, USA TODAY, 20 July 2022 The Greenbrier in West Virginia has been a destination since 1778, when guests first came to White Sulphur Springs for mineral water soaks. Andrew Nelson, WSJ, 10 Aug. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mineral water was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Mineral water.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mineral%20water. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

mineral water

: water containing mineral salts (as of calcium) or gases (as carbon dioxide) which are present naturally or added artificially

Medical Definition

mineral water

: water naturally or artificially infused with mineral salts or gases (as carbon dioxide)

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