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  1. running waternoun

    Water available from taps.


  1. Running Water

    Running Water may be: Running Water, Tennessee, former name of Whiteside, Tennessee Running Water, South Dakota, a census-designated place "Running Water", a song by the Moody Blues from their 1983 album The Present "Running Water", a song by Daniel Johnston from his 1983 album Hi, How Are You Running Water Draw, a river in Texas Running Water Stage Station, a former stop on a stage coach route in Wyoming Running Water (novel), a 1906 novel by A. E. W. Mason Running Water (film), a 1922 British silent film Running Water (horse), an American Thoroughbred racemare

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of running water in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of running water in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Astronaut Scott Kelly:

    Even though I had a shower in Canada, I hadn’t had running water for 340 days, we make do with not having a shower on board [the space station] – I definitely feel like I would like jump in a pool.

  2. Steny Hoyer:

    President Trump’s characterization of his administration’s botched response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria as ‘incredibly successful’ and ‘one of the best jobs that’s ever been done’ is offensive to the families of the nearly 3,000 Americans who were killed and the countless more who suffered for months without power or running water, he ought to apologize, and Congress ought to investigate what went wrong with the Trump Administration’s response and identify steps to ensure it does not happen again.

  3. Robert C. Byrd:

    Well, Mr. Secretary, I lived in a house without electricity too. No running water, no telephone...I can stand toe-to-toe with you. in response to Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill

  4. Jean Armenta:

    We are very poor. It's like living in a third world. No help from the government, no help from the tribe, a lot of us don't have electricity or running water.

  5. Liana Roodt:

    Many [colorectal cancer patients] develop stomas and have to walk around with a poo bag attached onto their stomachs. But some of those stomas can be reversed after a period of time, imagine having a poo bag attached for two to five years and dealing with a stoma when you are living in a shack with no electricity and no running water.

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