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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Examine the dressing around the drain and observe for signs of leakage.
Reviewing the condition of Manzoor Colony Nallah, administrator Karachi said the encroachments established right inside the drain would have to be removed to make the way for cleaning of drain.
The results of the study showed that a drain significantly reduced the probability of recurrence.
They were grouped into 2 groups, one with drain and the other group without drain.
As DRAIN-FX was developed by a master plumber and is such a game-changing product, it has quickly attracted the attention of several high-profile individuals/organizations as the ultimate solution for drains, while advantageously having a positive environmental impact.
In group A drain was placed and in group B no drain was placed.
Results: The study included 68 patients; being grouped in to two groups the group with drain showed no difference demographically from the group in which drain was not placed post operatively.
Unclogging the drain - Remove the food debris left in the kitchen sink drain.
Highly permeable materials drain quickly during rapid drawdown, but low permeability materials take a long time to drain [7].
In reviewing the available alternative solutions, I had heard of Slot Drain Systems, a company that specializes in prefabrication of drainage systems.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 12, 2013-Zep Inc reports availibility of latest single use commercial product, Liquid Heat Drain Opener
31 miles length in Gujranwala and Hafizabad whereas the Faisalabad drainage system has a length of 682 miles which mainly comprises of Jaranwala main drain, Barh Chiniot, Ahmad Pur Weg drain, Ahmad Pur Kot Nikka drain, Kalo Tarar Cchamb drain, Independent drain etc,he added.
After spending most of her teenage years as a member of the Westboro Baptist Church, Lauren Drain was kicked out of the antigay church for talking to a boy.
Cardinal Health expanded its Jackson-Pratt Surgical Wound Drain category, which now includes a more comprehensive selection of surgical wound drain systems.
Over the past decade, there has been increasing evidence describing the relationship between the brain drain and poverty, the causal impact of brain drain migration on economic development, the main channels through which a brain drain affects the sending economies, and the impact of the brain drain on human capital formation.