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Definition of Draining
DrainingDrain Drain, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Drained; p. pr. & vb. n.
Draining.] [AS. drehnigean to drain, strain; perh. akin to
1. To draw off by degrees; to cause to flow gradually out or
off; hence, to cause the exhaustion of.
Fountains drain the water from the ground adjacent.
But it was not alone that the he drained their
treasure and hampered their industry. --Motley.
2. To exhaust of liquid contents by drawing them off; to make
gradually dry or empty; to remove surface water, as from
streets, by gutters, etc.; to deprive of moisture; hence,
to exhaust; to empty of wealth, resources, or the like;
as, to drain a country of its specie.
Sinking waters, the firm land to drain, Filled the
capacious deep and formed the main. --Roscommon.
3. To filter.
Salt water, drained through twenty vessels of earth,
hath become fresh. --Bacon. DrainingDraining Drain"ing, vb. n. of Drain, v. t. (Agric.)
The art of carrying off surplus water, as from land.
Draining tile. Same as Draintile.
Meaning of Draining from wikipedia
to: Drainage, the natural
or artificial process
of water removal
from land the urban exploration
and storm drains Drain
(plumbing), a fixture
an exit-point for waste water
or for water
that is to be re-circulated on the side of a...
, (Portuguese: O Cheiro
do Ralo) is a 2006 Brazilian
on a novel
by Lourenço Mutarelli. It was directed
- the drains underneath
cities. This is commonly known
as "urban exploration", but is also known
when in specific relation
to storm drains
on wetlands. Historically, humans
have been known
and/or fill swamps
and other wetlands
- engineer. Contrary
to po****r belief, Vermuyden
was not involved
with the draining
of the Great
Fen in Cambridgeshire
in the 1630s, but only became...
is an Australian
do****entary television series
on 28 May 2018 on National
Geographic. The 25-part factual...
- In electronics, a common-drain
amplifier, also known
as a source
follower, is one of three basic
single-stage field-effect transistor
is a phrase which
been used by politicians since
the 1980s. The phrase
to the physical draining
of soil from p****ing into and clogging
are synthetic textile fabrics specially manufactured
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