mineral water

noun

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

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Top off with nice mineral water/club soda to give it some lift. Michaela Bechler, Vogue, "How to Make Dry January’s Most-Searched Mocktail," 7 Jan. 2019 Moore says the mineral water does contribute to the overall flavor of the greens—which are purely vegetarian—but they're also made with garlic, sriracha, brown sugar, and apple cider vinegar. Mike Sula, Chicago Reader, "Lamar Moore takes the kitchen at the Currency Exchange Café," 7 Mar. 2018 Pseudomonas brenneri is a bacterium recently found in natural mineral waters, and its clinical significance is murky. Beth Mole, Ars Technica, "Massive recall of homeopathic kids’ products spotlights dubious health claims," 24 Aug. 2018 The hotel already offers a pool filled with mineral water — set at 85 degrees — and hot tub — set at 105 degrees. Hugo Martin, latimes.com, "Full vending machines. Pot on the pillow. What some California hotels are doing to attract marijuana smokers," 22 June 2018 Fill glasses with sparkling mineral water and garnish with parsley and lime wedges. Anne Brockhoff, kansascity, "Is your cocktail in season? Bartenders letting gardens dictate what's in your glass," 24 Apr. 2018 Like with anything that seems too good to be true, there is a catch to mineral water. Samantha Lefave, Redbook, "8 Ways You're Drinking Water Wrong," 6 Jan. 2016 Also consumed are 80,000 cups of tea and 128,500 bottles of mineral water. Steven Stolman, Town & Country, "What It's Really Like to Attend Royal Ascot," 20 June 2018 Fill glasses with sparkling mineral water and garnish with parsley and lime wedges. Anne Brockhoff, kansascity, "Is your cocktail in season? Bartenders letting gardens dictate what's in your glass," 24 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of mineral water

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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mineral water

noun

English Language Learners Definition of mineral water

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

mineral water

noun

Medical Definition of mineral water

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

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