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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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Stronger training regimens throughout the industry, coupled with a certification course for installers, have given drainable EIFS stronger footing.
Insulated and drainable service risers of 1-inch HDPE were also installed to shut off water in the event a home is unoccupied in winter.
The new, drainable EIFS is not being used much in homes because people don't trust it, Jackson said.
Sweetener producers have traditionally relied on the use of conventional filter sheets, which typically are not fully drainable, resulting in lower product yield.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Various Consumable Items(Stoma Flexi Waffer And Drainable Pouch With Clouser Clip)
The cargo bed is equipped with new drainable storage compartments, as well as lighting to illuminate the space as needed.
The easy-to-clean, fully drainable tanks, available in 35 and 60 gallon sizes, offer users an all-poly option for mixing or dispensing tanks.
This provides a high level of confidence that the well will encounter more than the minimal amounts of net pay and drainable acreage to be commercially successful.
The addition of the compact and drainable Micro Motion[R] F-Series sensors mean 2-wire technology can be applied to an even broader range of installations.
5 pore volumes (1 pore volume was in this case the drainable volume of water held by the soil at field capacity) of water for displacement (Wong et al.
The document discusses why design features--including dowel bars, tied shoulders, and drainable bases--that can be added to PCC pavement designs to improve overall performance by increasing serviceability or extending service life also can sometimes increase the initial cost of the design significantly.
The differences are usually in the degree of polishing on the ID of the tubing, the materials chosen for their purity and traceability, or a design that is more drainable, "cleaner," or able to withstand a harsher production environment.
A drainable internal hot water tank for easy transport and storage
Limited Tenders are invited for Supply Of Stoma Adhesive Paste, Stoma Flexi Waffer, Urostomy Pouch, Drainable Pouch, Electrode Self Adhesive
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within market segments - Colostomy (One Piece Colostomy Drainage Bags (Closed and Drainable One - Piece Colostomy Drainage Bags) and Two Piece Colostomy Drainage Bags (Closed and Drainable Two - Piece Colostomy Drainage Bags)), Ileostomy (One Piece Ileostomy Drainage Bags (Closed and Drainable One - Piece Ileostomy Drainage Bags) and Two Piece Ileostomy Drainage Bags (Closed and Drainable Two - Piece Ileostomy Drainage Bags)) and Urostomy (One Piece Urostomy Drainage Bags (Closed and Drainable One - Piece Urostomy Drainage Bags) and Two Piece Urostomy Drainage Bags (Closed and Drainable Two - Piece Urostomy Drainage Bags)).