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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it. The process or system by which water or waste liquid flows away.

Usage examples (32)
  • Water is directed to gullies on the highway drainage system by the road profile.
  • Any redness or drainage from the abdominal incision
  • Demotte had seen that in drainage ditches, but not in his well filter.
  • Dolberry said the city is currently working on a long term drainage plan. for more
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