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Science water system

water systems terms and such

Bioremedition the use of living things to remove contaminants from a polluted enviroment
Salinity A measure of the quantity of the dissolved salt in water.
Concentration A measure of the quantity of dissolved substance contained per unit volume of solution
Contaminant An undesirable substance in a mixture
Turbid Not clear; containing tiny specks of sediment or other solid matter.
Thermal pollution Artificially raising the temperature for example water
Watershed An area surrounded by high land and drained by a river and its tributaries; all runoff from within the watershed at the same exit
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Created by: juliannewagner