mineral water


Definition of mineral water

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

Examples of mineral water in a Sentence

a glass of mineral water
Recent Examples on the Web Studies have shown that sulphurous mineral water can have promising therapeutic benefits, particularly in people with circulation difficulties ranging from varicose veins to stroke. Doctor Fix-it, The Denver Post, "What to know and where to go — Hot springs in Colorado," 14 July 2020 Owned by the Coca-Cola Company, the mineral water brand has long been a popular ingredient in mixed drinks. Jeremy Hallock, Dallas News, "Shiner’s first hard seltzer to hit Texas stores this month," 4 Aug. 2020 Coca-Cola is wading further into the market for boozy beverages with an alcoholic version of its popular Topo Chico mineral water. Washington Post, "Trump issues permit to increase Canadian crude oil flow through existing Keystone pipeline by 29 percent," 30 July 2020 Topo Chico sparkling mineral water is getting a boozy twist. Marcy De Luna, Houston Chronicle, "Texas' cult favorite sparkling water, Topo Chico, to launch hard seltzer," 30 July 2020 But because there’s no need for travel this season — apart from to the kitchen to the living room and back to top up on mineral water and coffee — shows have been spaced out by only 30 minutes, effectively doubling the amount of on-calendar shows. Thomas Adamson, USA TODAY, "Amid coronavirus, Paris Fashion Week shifts to unprecedented digital-only shows," 7 July 2020 La Bohemia uses Topo Chico mineral water in the aguas frescas to give them a bubbly twist, Larios said. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, The Arizona Republic, "Here's what to expect at this new Phoenix cafe inspired by Mexico City's coffee culture," 27 June 2020 Michelman does most of his mineral water shopping in places like World Foods Portland, Real Good Food and Providore Fine Foods. oregonlive, "Portland writer captures a James Beard Award for story about mineral water," 3 June 2020 The city, famous for banking, steel, and San Pellegrino mineral water, was late to enforce lockdown measures. Rachel Schallom, Fortune, "Diary of a lockdown: What it feels like in 16 cities during the pandemic," 21 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of mineral water

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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21 Aug 2020

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“Mineral water.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mineral%20water. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of mineral water

: water that contains mineral salts and gases (such as carbon dioxide)

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Medical Definition of mineral water

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

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