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drain

Pronunciation: /dreɪn/

Translation of drain in German:

n.

  • Abflussrohr, das; (underground) Kanalisationsrohr, das; (grating at roadside) Gully, der go down the drain [fig. infml], für die Katz sein [ugs.]

v.t.

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