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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Oke-Osanyintolu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that blocked drainage channel was a major challenge that causes flooding in the state.
"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.
"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.
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.
The array of internal volumes is organized around an east-west axis, manifest by corridors on all three levels, echoing the position of the canopy's central drainage channel. The ground floor corridor from the east door opens Into the 15m x 30m space of the main hall.
Thode's farm has long since disappeared beneath Bellevue's sprawl, but his drainage channel has endured - thrived, even - carving out layers and layers of glacial till (loosely packed clay, sand, and gravel).
HYDERABAD -- A child drowned to death after falling in an uncovered drainage channel in SITE area here on Tuesday.
PESHAWR -- A bullet riddled body of an unidentified man was found from drainage channel in the jurisdiction of Mathra Police Station on Thursday.
ATTEMPTS to remove a fallen tree blocking a drainage channel and threatening to cause flooding will resume today.
A MAN has died after the Peugeot car he was driving plunged into a drainage channel next to the A438 at Welshpool, Powys.