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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A vertical pipe for carrying rainwater down from a roof gutter.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A vertical pipe or conduit that carries rainwater from the scupper, guttering of a building to a lower roof level, drain, ground or storm water runoff system.

Etymologies

down + spout (Wiktionary)

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