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wastepipe

  • 1 desagüe

    m.
    1 drainage, drain, plughole, tailrace.
    2 wastepipe, outlet.
    3 spillway.
    pres.subj.
    3rd person singular (él/ella/ello) Present Subjunctive of Spanish verb: desaguar.
    * * *
    1 (acción) draining, drainage
    2 (agujero) drain, outlet
    3 (cañería) waste pipe, drainpipe
    \
    desague del radiador AUTOMÓVIL radiator overflow pipe
    * * *
    SM
    1) (=acto) drainage, draining
    2) (=conducto) [de bañera, lavadora] wastepipe, drainpipe; [de azotea] drain; [de río, pantano] drainage channel

    tubo de desagüe — drainpipe, wastepipe

    * * *
    a) (de lavabo, lavadora) wastepipe; (de patio, azotea) drain
    b) ( acción) drainage
    * * *
    = sewer pipe, drain, sewer, outflow, plug hole.
    Ex. The architect's brief specifies that conduit (of sewer pipe size if possible) should be provided for electrical wiring with outlets placed in the ceiling every metre.
    Ex. Water can enter computer rooms from numerous sources: air conditioners; roof, floor, and wall leaks; backed-up floor drains; and fire sprinklers.
    Ex. They constructed many miles of sewer and can be seen as the true instigators of the 19th c. sanitary revolution.
    Ex. A dam at the Strait of Gibraltar could be constructed to limit the outflow and reverse the climate deterioration, thus holding off the next ice age.
    Ex. Water goes down the plug hole in an anti-clockwise direction in the Northern Hemisphere and the opposite is true for the Southern Hemisphere.
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    * desatascador de desagües = drain cleaner.
    * tirar por el desagüe = pour down + the drain.
    * verter por el desagüe = pour down + the drain.
    * * *
    a) (de lavabo, lavadora) wastepipe; (de patio, azotea) drain
    b) ( acción) drainage
    * * *
    = sewer pipe, drain, sewer, outflow, plug hole.

    Ex: The architect's brief specifies that conduit (of sewer pipe size if possible) should be provided for electrical wiring with outlets placed in the ceiling every metre.

    Ex: Water can enter computer rooms from numerous sources: air conditioners; roof, floor, and wall leaks; backed-up floor drains; and fire sprinklers.
    Ex: They constructed many miles of sewer and can be seen as the true instigators of the 19th c. sanitary revolution.
    Ex: A dam at the Strait of Gibraltar could be constructed to limit the outflow and reverse the climate deterioration, thus holding off the next ice age.
    Ex: Water goes down the plug hole in an anti-clockwise direction in the Northern Hemisphere and the opposite is true for the Southern Hemisphere.
    * desatascador de desagües = drain cleaner.
    * tirar por el desagüe = pour down + the drain.
    * verter por el desagüe = pour down + the drain.

    * * *
    1 (de un lavabo, una lavadora) wastepipe; (de un patio, una azotea) drain
    2 (acción) drainage
    el sistema de desagüe the drainage system
    * * *

    Del verbo desaguar: ( conjugate desaguar)

    desagüé es:

    1ª persona singular (yo) pretérito indicativo

    desagüe es:

    1ª persona singular (yo) presente subjuntivo

    3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) presente subjuntivo

    3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) imperativo

    Multiple Entries:
    desaguar    
    desagüe
    desagüe sustantivo masculino
    a) (de lavabo, lavadora) wastepipe;

    (de patio, azotea) drain

    desagüe sustantivo masculino
    1 (cañería) waste pipe, drainpipe
    2 (acción de desaguar) drainage
    ' desagüe' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    salida
    - tapón
    - tragar
    - rejilla
    - vertedero
    - zanja
    English:
    block up
    - chop down
    - drain
    - drainage
    - drainpipe
    - overflow
    - plughole
    - waste pipe
    - out
    - plug
    - waste
    * * *
    1. [vaciado] draining, emptying
    2. [de bañera, fregadero, lavabo, lavadora] waste outlet;
    [de patio, calle, terraza] drain;
    el pendiente cayó por el desagüe the earring fell down the drain
    desagüe de azotea roof drain
    * * *
    m
    1 orificio drain; ( cañería) drainpipe
    2 acción drainage
    * * *
    1) : drain
    2) : drainage
    * * *
    1. (tubo) waste pipe
    2. (rejilla) drain

    Spanish-English dictionary > desagüe

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