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Noun: water glass  wo-tu(r) glãs
  1. A viscous glass consisting of sodium silicate in solution; used as a cement or as a protective coating and to preserve eggs
    - soluble glass, sodium silicate
  2. A glass for drinking water
  3. Gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank, boiler or reservoir
    - water gauge, water gage [US], water-gauge
  4. Clock that measures time by the escape of water
    - water clock, clepsydra

Derived forms: water glasses

Type of: clock, drinking glass, gage [N. Amer], gauge, glass

Encyclopedia: Water glass