Waste pipe


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waste pipe

[′wāst ‚pīp]
(civil engineering)
A pipe to carry waste water from a basin, bath, or sink in a building.

Waste pipe

The pipe that discharges liquid waste into the soil drain.

waste pipe

A drainpipe which receives the waterborne discharge from plumbing fixtures other than those fixtures receiving fecal matter; Also see indirect waste pipe.
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For a minimized pattern ramping time, the pressure drop of waste pipe and slot die should be equalized.
The problems were, firstly you shouldn't have 35mm diameter waste pipes longer than 3m (10ft) as waste rushing through them will also suck the water out of the trap under the sink, allowing drain smells into the room.
A neighbour told the Huddersfield inquest she had seen him pull himself out of the window using a waste pipe before sliding off the roof.
Also check to be sure there's an air bleed hole near the bottom of the waste pipe (another potential cause of pump failure).
If water doesn't drain away at all, then there is a complete blockage in the waste pipe.
When firefighters arrived the fire had spread to the waste pipe attached to the back of the house.
Not us, say officials and politicians at Defra, the department that owns the Pirbright laboratories where the virus leaked from a faulty waste pipe.
A major consideration is where the waste pipe for the loo will go, as this can't be messed around with as much as the water pipes and can make moving the loo quite a big job.
Firstly, at the entry to the waste pipe from the bathroom fitting there must be a trap or, as my mother called it, U-bend.
Incidentally, it was easy to tell who washed, as a sink outside the bathroom (near my bed) gurgled when water in the bathroom sink passed through the common waste pipe
Explosives blocked in a waste pipe detonated, killing a father of five, a Birmingham inquest heard yesterday.
The alarm was sounded at Degussa Chemicals - formerly Fine Organics - at Seals Sands just after 8pm yesterday when employees found a small flame coming from a vent waste pipe.