What is drinking?


Drinking is the act of ingesting water or other drinks through the mouth. Water is required for many of life’s physiological processes. Both excessive and inadequate water intake are associated with health problems.

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... means "mixed with water" and is a popular way of drinking spirits in Japan ... The practice comes from Japanese shochu drinking traditions but is also a very popular way of drinking whisky ...
Clean Water Act (Ontario)
... The purpose of this Act is to protect existing and future sources of drinking water ... to ensuring that every Ontarian has access to safe drinking water ... By stopping contaminants from getting into sources of drinking water — lakes, rivers and aquifers — we can provide the first line of defense in the protection of our environment and the health of ...
Choose Responsibility - Purpose
... Choose Responsibility has examined many industrialized societies with drinking ages less than 21 but scientifically measured to have more responsible drinking habits than ... The organization believes that current drinking laws "infantilize" young adults and promote immature behaviors ... Responsibility compares the results of current drinking laws to the failure of laws associated with Prohibition to maintain and enforce a reduction in alcohol use ...
Amethyst Initiative - Purpose
... Ohle said in a statement that the initiative is not about lowering the drinking age, but to open a debate on alcohol policies that affect young people and their choices about alcohol use ... “ We need serious, sustained, unfettered debate about the drinking age and the reality of life on a college campus and how these two things are aligned ... it would encourage debate on our campus about the seriousness of drinking in general but more importantly the high-risk drinking that has become so ...

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Famous quotes containing the word drinking:

    The task he undertakes
    Is numbering sands and drinking oceans dry.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    And meanwhile we have gone on living,
    Living and partly living,
    Picking together the pieces,
    Gathering faggots at nightfall,
    Building a partial shelter,
    For sleeping and eating and drinking and laughter.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    The drinking and fighting of the Heroic Age have retreated to the slums.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)