eaves trough


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eaves trough

n. Northern & Western US
See gutter.
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And the son of Tarzan skipped across the room, slipped through the open window, and slid to liberty by way of the down spout from an eaves trough.
Another fresh water source is rainwater, which we intend to collect by putting eaves trough on our barns and getting some kind of tank to contain the water.
By that time my dear wife had filled the foot-wide ledge beneath the windows with flora carefully selected to block out everything but the eaves trough by day and the planet Venus by night.