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drainagenoun [U]

 us   /ˈdreɪ·nɪdʒ/
the ​process by which ​water or other ​liquidsflow away into ​pipes or into the ​ground: The ​swamp has ​poor drainage ​throughout.
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drainagenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈdreɪ.nɪdʒ/
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