waste pipe


Definition of waste pipe 

: a pipe for carrying off waste fluid

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An investigation revealed that the waste pipe had been mistakenly removed earlier in the renovation. New York Times, "For House Flippers, Reality Meets Reality TV," 15 June 2018

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First Known Use of waste pipe

circa 1512, in the meaning defined above

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