Perimeter Drain

Business / Construction / Perimeter Drain: 3' or 4' perforated plastic pipe that goes around the perimeter (either inside or outside) of a foundation wall (before backfill) and collects and diverts ground water away from the foundation. Generally, it is 'daylighted' into a sump pit inside the home, and a sump pump is sometimes inserted into the pit to discharge any accumulation of water.

Other Words for Drain

Drain Noun Synonyms: ditch, channel, trench, culvert, conduit, pipe, gutter, outlet, watercourse, sewer, cloaca
Drain Verb Synonyms: consume,e up, exhaust, sap, deplete, bleed, strain, tax, spend, weaken, debilitate, impair, cripple
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Other Words for Perimeter

Perimeter Noun Synonyms: boundary, border, borderline, margin, periphery, limit(s), bounds, ambit, circumference, edge, verge, fringe(s), literary bourn or bourne
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Drain Tile

Business / Construction / Drain Tile: A perforated, corrugated plastic pipe laid at the bottom of the foundation wall and used to drain excess water away from the foundation. It prevents ground water from seeping through the foundation wa MORE

Perimeter

Entertainment / Basketball / Perimeter: The area beyond the foul circle away from the basket, including 3-point line, from which players take long-range shots. MORE

Manual Lymph Drainage

Health / Massage / Manual Lymph Drainage: The strokes applied in manual lymph drainage are intended to stimulate the movement of the lymphatic fluids in order to assist the body in cleansing. This is a gentle, rhythmical technique that cleans MORE

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