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Synonyms for drain

Synonyms for drain

to remove (a liquid) by a steady, gradual process

to lessen or weaken severely, as by removing something essential

to diminish the strength and energy of

Synonyms for drain

emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it

tube inserted into a body cavity (as during surgery) to remove unwanted material

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a pipe through which liquid is carried away

a gradual depletion of energy or resources

flow off gradually

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empty of liquid

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make weak

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The Jackson-Pratt drain showed no evidence of urine leak and was removed prior to hospital discharge.
The Jackson-Pratt drain has a soft, pliable, silicone tube with multiple perforations along the side and there is a bulb that can be used to recreate the low negative pressure vacuum, which also collects fluid.
A flat Jackson-Pratt drain was placed on the gauze, and each wound was covered with a clear, semipermeable dressing.
As I awoke in the ICU, I went into a panic, trapped in a web of hardware: an NG tube, central line, A-line, antecubital lines, Jackson-Pratt drain Foley catheter, SCDs [sequential compression dressings], ECG lines, and a nasal cannula.