rainspout


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rain·spout

 (rān′spout′)
n. Chiefly Pennsylvania & New Jersey
See gutter.

rainspout

(ˈreɪnˌspaʊt)
n
(Civil Engineering) a spout for the drainage or discharge of rainwater

down•spout

(ˈdaʊnˌspaʊt)

n.
a vertical pipe for conveying rainwater from a roof or gutter to the ground or to a drain; leader.
[1895–1900]
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The Rainspout Music Festival continues Saturday and Sunday at the Yachats Commons, 441 Highway 101 North, featuring a variety of jazz, swing, blues and more.
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