Definitions for hydrantˈhaɪ drənt
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water faucet, water tap, tap, hydrant(noun)
a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask
a discharge pipe with a valve and spout at which water may be drawn from the mains of waterworks
An outlet from a liquid/fluid main often consisting of an upright pipe with a valve attached from which fluid (e.g. water or fuel) can be tapped.
Origin: An irregular formation: .
a discharge pipe with a valve and spout at which water may be drawn from the mains of waterworks; a water plug
Origin: [Gr. to irrigate, fr. "y`dwr water. See Hydra.]
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
From Grk. _hudros_, water, and Eng. _ante_, to give up. Something that gives up water. (A good synonym for Dipsomaniac).
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