Rain leader


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Rain leader

A pipe that carries stormwater from the gutter to a downspout and eventually to the ground.
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downspout, conductor, downcomer, downpipe, leader, rain leader, rainwater pipe

downspout
A vertical pipe, often of sheet metal,
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