from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A drainpipe that carries off wastes from a plumbing fixture, especially from a toilet.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An upright discharge-pipe which receives the general refuse from water-closets, etc., in a building.

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

  • A pipe or drain for carrying off night soil.

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

  • noun A pipe that carries off liquid wastes from a toilet

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun drain that conveys liquid waste from toilets, etc.


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