drainage channel


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drainage channel

A channel for conveying storm-water runoff; usually lined with concrete, grass, riprap, or the like, to reduce erosion of the channel.
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The drainage channel starts in Singelik and continues in Aracinovo from where it continues as a waste pipe which hasn't been regulated in the past 20 years.
The minister would inaugurate improved version of silage making, compost plant, modern grain stores and water drainage channel and reservoir.
Environment Agency (EA) staff spotted the cars in the flood drainage channel last week after water levels were significantly reduced.
We are currently working on Um Al-Khayr dam, which cracked last year and caused all of the floods, and linking it with the northern drainage channel through a spillway.
The body of care worker Ffion Wyn Roberts, of New Street, Porthmadog, was found by a passer-by at about 2pm on Saturday afternoon in "Y Cyt", a drainage channel close to her home.
At the northern part, six halls surrounding the main bath were scattered one of which was paved with mosaic in which a stone water drainage channel to the south west of the room was discovered.
Workers digging to construct a rain drainage channel at the Bekaa's Arab Highway unearthed the incomplete remains of a decomposed body.
The point here is to disperse the water without creating a natural swimming pool and the best solution for this problem of surface water is to install a drainage channel.
It is believed to have acted as a drainage channel, leading from the city to the Dead Sea.
Coggins said the flash flood was nothing new for his neighborhood because the street functions as a drainage channel in storms.
Delayed for 10 months by the excavation, the just-completed drainage channel built through the burial site will carry runoff from 6,000 properties to the Pacific Ocean, a mile away.