Definition of undrained in English:


Syllabification: un·drained
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈdrānd


Not emptied of water; not drained: undrained marshes
More example sentences
  • Many streams in the world's arid and semiarid regions run only intermittently and empty into broad, undrained basins known as playas, where they deposit their sediment and dissolved minerals.
  • Where woods existed near undrained marsh or bog, a traveller's difficulties were enhanced.
  • There is no air in a peat bog and, therefore, undrained peat is made up of 90% water.

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