Recent Examples of manhole from the Web
From Sept. 4 to Sept. 8, 19th Street west of Central Avenue will be completely closed for the setting of a new manhole and the placing of a storm sewer.
Then the moon slid over the sun like a manhole cover.
The original incident was a 3:36 p.m. call for smoldering manhole in the 200 block of West Gay Street.
That’s a bowl approximately the size of manhole cover filled with peanut butter ice cream, peanut brittle, Reese’s peanut butter cups, a slice of chocolate peanut butter pie, whipped cream, peanut butter sauce and Reese’s pieces.
The Detroit Free Press reached out to DTE to find out how many manhole cover explosions happen each year but have yet to hear back.
The game lets players push a cartoon Trump off a rocky precipice, into a volcano, down a New York manhole or into the mouth of a Tyrannosaurus rex.
The City of Waukesha has also received multiple reports of manhole covers being displaced throughout the city, resulting in water gushing up, the weather service said.
The hotel logo riffs on the hexagonal design of the old-school NOPSI manhole covers.
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First Known Use of manhole
MANHOLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of manhole for English Language Learners
: a covered hole in a street that a person can go down into to do work under the street
MANHOLE Defined for Kids
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