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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WATER MAIN

Water was supplied to the houses by a water main at the side of the road.

It was hard to understand why a potent political influence should be invoked in order to secure the tapping of a water main.

If the head in the water main is constant, then a definite quantity of water would be delivered in a given time.

"Oh, that was why they were so carefully connected with the water main," interrupted Lawrence.

Hi there—inside—the water main has busted, and the whole town's afloat.

A water main runs through the garden, so that copious supplies of water can be given in dry weather with little trouble.

If an excessive pressure is obtained in the boiler, it is relieved in the water main.

This expansion can be allowed to relieve itself in the water main as explained above.

Where fire hydrants are provided, the size of the water main should not be below four inches.

He will find a Bocking water main supplying the houses on the north side and a Braintree water main supplying the south.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WATER MAIN

water pipe

nounpipe through which water moves
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