Counter drain

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Counter drain a drain at the foot of the embankment of a canal or watercourse, for carrying off the water that may soak through.
    • Counter drain See under Box Counter.
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Usage

In literature:

Accordingly, M. Fortunat drained his glass, and threw fifty centimes on the counter.
"The Count's Millions" by Emile Gaboriau
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In news:

The kitchen counter in our RV is too small to hold a conventional dish drain board.
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