drainage system


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drainage system

Rivers, streams, and other inland water features.
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Noun1.drainage system - a system of watercourses or drains for carrying off excess water
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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During visit of the Water Commission Chairman, citizens also complained about bad condition of the water supply and drainage system of the city and informed him that city had neither any filter plant nor a water supply system, as a result of which people were using contaminated subsoil water.
RAWALPINDI -- The Holy Family Hospital administration has chalked out a plan to lay a new drainage system.
The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday urged owners of establishments - particularly pawnshops, banks, remittance centers, jewelry shops, and the like - to survey their surroundings and inspect their drainage system before going on a holiday for the Holy Week.
RISALPUR -- General Councilor of Ahmed Nagar Muhammad Ali has accused the contractor for using low quality materials in the construction of drainage system in the area.
Sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) can work by preventing the water entering the drainage systems by diverting it to a natural watercourse or slowing down rain water entering the drainage system and only permitting it to enter the drainage system when there is room for it to do so.
The cerebrospinal fluid management market report provides market size estimates (Revenue USD million - 2013 to 2020) for key market segments based on CSF product type (CSF shunts), CSF drainage systems (ventricular drainage system, lumbar drainage system), and also forecasts growth trends (CAGR% - 2015 to 2020).
Our challenge was to ensure that the tram depot was equipped with a safe, solid, and resistant drainage system.
The unit only opened in May as part of a near PS90m redevelopment, and the leaks were caused because the old drainage system was not upgraded and it has not been able to cope with waste from the site's new Emergency Quadrant.
The current drainage system in the Valley is too old and not sufficient to absorb the outlet and waste that flows from domestic and commercial buildings.
7 million contract to supply the equipment and technology for a storm water drainage system to protect against future storm damage along Route 35 on the New Jersey coastline.
Anyway, the main reason for the flooding of streets is improper water drainage system.
In such condition, the use of a shallow subsurface drainage system can be effective in waterlogging protection.