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1. A sewer or drain crossing under a road or embankment.
a. The part of a road or embankment that passes over such a sewer or drain.
b. The channel or conduit for such a sewer or drain.
1. (Civil Engineering) a drain or covered channel that crosses under a road, railway, etc
2. (Electronics) a channel for an electric cable
3. (Civil Engineering) a tunnel through which water is pumped into or out of a dry dock
[C18: of unknown origin]
a drain or channel crossing under a road, sidewalk, etc.; sewer; conduit.
[1765–75; orig. uncertain]