emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
A natural or artificial removal of surface and sub-surface water from a given area.
A system of drains.
a draining; a gradual flowing off of any liquid; also, that which flows out of a drain
the mode in which the waters of a country pass off by its streams and rivers
the system of drains and their operation, by which superfluous water is removed from towns, railway beds, mines, and other works
area or district drained; as, the drainage of the Po, the Thames, etc
the act, process, or means of drawing off the pus or fluids from a wound, abscess, etc
Drainage is the natural or artificial removal of surface and sub-surface water from an area. Many agricultural soils need drainage to improve production or to manage water supplies.
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The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
A structure or system of drains.
The drainage system was working efficiently.Submitted by MaryC on January 6, 2020
The numerical value of drainage in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of drainage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of drainage in a Sentence
Depending on where you are in the city, the drainage is really important.
This was an inside-out kind of thing, something that was inside from the procedure was expressing itself as drainage.
And remember, we can make the assumption that we’ll see more [power-hungry] applications, so we could see even more battery drainage later on.
Nola had a thick drainage coming out of her nose, the vets swabbed the mucus, and cytology tests showed bacteria, so they began treating her with antibiotics.
This pair of condors is suspected of nesting in a remote portion of the Ventana Wilderness in the Arroyo Seco drainage, biologists have never entered the nest because of the area's inaccessibility.
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