drainpipe

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noun drain·pipe \ ˈdrān-ˌpīp \

Definition of drainpipe

:a pipe for drainage

Examples of drainpipe in a Sentence

  1. our drainpipe is always getting clogged with leaves

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First Known Use of drainpipe

1857

drainpipe Synonyms


DRAINPIPE Defined for English Language Learners

drainpipe

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Definition of drainpipe for English Language Learners

  • : a pipe that carries rainwater from the roof of a building to the ground

  • : a pipe that carries liquid waste and water away from buildings


DRAINPIPE Defined for Kids

drainpipe

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noun drain·pipe \ ˈdrān-ˌpīp \

Definition of drainpipe for Students

:a pipe for removing water


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