toilet water


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Recent Examples on the Web One possible solution to Utah’s water woes could be a high-tech system that recycles toilet water to provide high-quality drinking water. Bryan Schott, The Salt Lake Tribune, 23 Aug. 2021 While a non-electric model that connects to the toilet water line is likely less expensive and easier to install, the main drawback is the limited choice of water temperature. Corey Whelan,, 20 Apr. 2021 Wet waste includes everything from flushed toilet water, to rotting food waste, to yes, your poop. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, 17 Mar. 2021 Before long, scientists, working with the local health team, had made a discovery from the toilet water: shed particles of SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus. Washington Post, 25 Dec. 2020 This will prevent any toilet water from being sucked back into the public water supply, Halloran says. John Kennedy, Popular Science, 23 Aug. 2020 According to Green's Plumbing of California, these products can swell up with water when flushed and block pipes that lead to the sewer or septic system, causing toilet water to back up and overflow. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 6 Apr. 2020 The newspaper reported that a deputy monitoring Wade dropped the control device for the belt in toilet water while using Franklin County Common Pleas Court's facilities. The Enquirer,, 24 Oct. 2019 His mother was an heiress to a soap and toilet water fortune, and the family moved to Hay when Mr. Booth was young and they were bequeathed an estate there. Emily Langer, Washington Post, 30 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of toilet water

1772, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of toilet water was in 1772

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“Toilet water.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of toilet water

: a liquid that has a light, pleasant smell and that people put on their skin : a kind of perfume that consists mostly of water and does not have a strong scent

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