well trap

noun

Definition of well trap

: a trap (as in a sewer or drainpipe) holding water and checking the escape of foul air and odors

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First Known Use of well trap

1842, in the meaning defined above

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“Well trap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well%20trap. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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