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UT claims it could simply refund Fisher the $100 and make the case moot—a position some legal experts believe could hold water.
They have requisitioned every utensil that will hold water in the village.Under Wellington's Command | G. A. Henty
The longer he played it around, the more he began to wonder whether his notion mightn't hold water after all.Gone Fishing | James H. Schmitz
Other birds, said Solomon, omitted to line their nests with mud, and as a result they did not hold water.The Little White Bird | J. M. Barrie
You've got a good little seller, all right, but that guaranty don't hold water any more than the petticoat contains silk.Roast Beef, Medium | Edna Ferber
This, however, will not do on a heavy clay subsoil, for it would form a basin to hold water and injure the tree.Soil Culture | J. H. Walden
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