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standpipe

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈstænd.paɪp/
a vertical pipe that is connected to a water supply and provides water to a public place such as a road
Translations of “standpipe”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於給公路等公共場所供水的)水塔,水槽…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于给公路等公共场所供水的)竖管…
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