artificial water course


artificial water course

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Cardington Artificial Slalom Course — (CASC) was the first artificial whitewater canoe slalom course in the UK when it was completed in July 1982, having been first discussed in 1972. Based on the River Great Ouse adjacent to Cardington sluice, within the grounds of Priory Country… …   Wikipedia

  • Artificial whitewater — An artificial whitewater course (AWWC) is a site for whitewater canoeing, whitewater kayaking, whitewater Racing, whitewater rafting, playboating and slalom canoeing with artificially generated currents. Course typesThree main types of course… …   Wikipedia

  • water — As designating a commodity or a subject of ownership, this term has the same meaning in law as in common speech; but in another sense, and especially in the plural, it may designate a body of water, such as a river, a lake, or an ocean, or an… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Artificial turf — Artificial turf, or synthetic turf, is a man made surface manufactured from synthetic materials, made to look like natural grass. It is most often used in arenas for sports that were originally or are normally played on grass. However, it is now… …   Wikipedia

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  • water supplies —    In the Stone Age, when people first began settling on the alluvial plains of Mesopotamia, perhaps their single most immediate concern was finding reliable sources of freshwater for drinking and watering their crops and animals. At first, the… …   Ancient Mesopotamia dictioary

  • Water law — This article has been tagged mdash; please see the bottom of the page for more information. Water law is the field of law dealing with the ownership, control, and use of water as a resource. It is most closely related to property law, but has… …   Wikipedia

  • Dickerson Whitewater Course — starting point. Power plant in background. Plastic kayaks enter the course by sliding down the concrete channel wall. More delicate fiberglass or composite slalom boats can be carried down the steps …   Wikipedia


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