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The water table is simply a board projecting at an angle and fastened to triangular brackets, as shown at a (Fig. 222).
CARPENTRY AND WOODWORKEDWIN W. FOSTER
The leaching may carry radionuclides elsewhere, however, possibly causing mild contamination of the water table.
ATOMS, NATURE, AND MANNEAL O. HINES
Rich silver ores are found below the water table, but mainly in veins independent of the manganese deposits.
In fact, wherever 117 the water table is crossed by the surface of the ground, water must either seep or flow out.
GEOLOGYWILLIAM J. MILLER
After the water table had been troweled down and brushed a 1×10-in.
CONCRETE CONSTRUCTIONHALBERT P. GILLETTE
Other desert plants have long tap roots that penetrate the water table, anchor the soil, and control erosion.
DESERTSA. S. WALKER
The top surface of this zone is called the water table, or the ground-water level.
A few minutes after they chanced to meet again at the "water table," near one of the doors.
CARICATURE AND OTHER COMIC ARTJAMES PARTON.
Hot springs occur in many thermal areas where the surface of the Earth intersects the water table.
VOLCANOESROBERT I. TILLING
The depth or thickness of the oxide zone depends on topography, depth of water table, climatic conditions, and speed of erosion.