barrel drain


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barrel drain

[′bar·əl ‚drān]
(civil engineering)
Any drain which is cylindrical.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

barrel drain

Any drain which is cylindrical in shape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The added $61.45 per barrel drains $1.2 billion from our economy every day, assuming the United States continues to consume about 19.5 million barrels of oil per day.