rainwater pipe


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rainwater pipe

n
(Building) Brit another name for downpipe
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The project, which is now in its second phase, consists of constructing a main pumping station, rainwater pipe connections and sewage pipes, in addition to an inspection chamber.
The court heard the house suffered with damp, had no heating or hot water and a rainwater pipe coming through a hole in the roof onto the children's bed.
Precipitation is conducted to the centre of each umbrella, down a rainwater pipe in the centre of each pylon, and feeds into a grid of 5m wide canals on the piazza which complement the roof geometry.
Savings have also been made by exploiting building form to throw off water, so reducing lengths of rainwater pipe and gutter.
1 LEAKING high-level gutters and/ or rainwater pipes - these are a common cause of low dampness in walls, especially in solid external walls.