from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a drain constructed with upright sides, and with flat top and bottom.
  • n. See under Box, Counter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An underground drain regularly built with upright sides and a flat stone or brick cover, so that the section has the appearance of a square box.


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