Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Prop erly, a short tube, or nozle, inserted into the wall of a vessel or into the end of a pipe, so shaped as to offer the least frictional resistance to the outflow of a liquid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A tube through which water is discharged; an efflux tube.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A tube through which is water is discharged; an efflux tube.

Etymologies

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French ajutage, for ajoutage, from ajouter to add, Latin adjuxtare, from Latin ad + juxta near to, nigh. Compare adjutage, adjustage, adjust.

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