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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

to draw off (a liquid) gradually; to empty by drawing off liquid; to exhaust or use up gradually; to flow off or empty gradually; channel or pipe for draining; continuous outflow

Usage examples (38)
  • This is served with boiled and well-drained potatoes.
  • They should occupy a sunny and well-drained situation.
  • Maize thrives best on a siliceous, well-drained, rich soil.
  • A rich compost, well-drained pots, and a temperature of about for more
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