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Synonyms for drainage

Synonyms for drainage

emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it


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The artists may say what they please; I see nothing to admire in rotten cottages, and bad drainage, and ignorant people.
This may possibly be attributed either to the force of the winds, or the kind of drainage.
Two were playing dominoes at one of the little tables; three or four were seated round the stove, conversing as they smoked; the billiard-table in the centre was left alone for the time; the landlady of the Daybreak sat behind her little counter among her cloudy bottles of syrups, baskets of cakes, and leaden drainage for glasses, working at her needle.
And then had come the railway, and then villas and villas, and then the gas-works and the water-works, and a great, ugly sea of workmen's houses, and then drainage, and the water vanished out of the Otterbourne and left it a dreadful ditch, and then a second railway station, Bun Hill South, and more houses and more, more shops, more competition, plate-glass shops, a school-board, rates, omnibuses, tramcars--going right away into London itself--bicycles, motor-cars and then more motor-cars, a Carnegie library.
Tenders are invited for Improvement of drainage channels
460 million for the Phase II of the Boracay Drainage Improvement Project.
KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said directed Public Health Engineering department to complete its water supply and drainage schemes by the end of current financial year.
KARACHI -- Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah has directed the public health engineering (PHE) department to complete 95 water supply and drainage schemes in the province by the end of the ongoing fiscal year.
If these drainage schemes are completed in time the drainage problems of most of the villages an cities would be solved,' This he said while presiding over a meeting here at CM House today to review the progress of PHE department schemes.
The hydrological analysis comprises the analysis of topography, land use pattern and drainage pattern for the water resource management.
544 million was spent on provision of clean drinking water and completion of drainage schemes in different areas of the district.
Although adequate surface as well as subsurface drainage measures had already been provided, it was decided to immediately further augment the surface and subsurface drainage system in the upslope as well as downslope areas.
Background: Continuous negative pressure drainage (CNPD) is widely used after lower lumbar internal fixation; however, it may cause tremendous blood loss and lead to postoperative hemorrhagic anemia.
Persistent lymphatic drainage is uncommon after most of the surgical operations.
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