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排水管
pái shuǐ guǎn

排水管
drain


Definitions

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排水管páishuǐguǎn
     1. n. drainpipe
Components
pái
     1. to put in order
     2. to rehearse
     3. row; rank; line
     4. raft
     5. (military) platoon
     6. Short for 排球 (volleyball)
     7. to eject; to emit; to excrete
     8. usage. (sense, military) Under the w, National Revolutionary Army, a platoon was composed of three squads (連).
shuǐ
     1. water
     2. liquid; potion; juice
           口水 - saliva
     3. river
           漢水 - the Han River
     4. body of water
     5. waterway
     6. flood
     7. additional cost or income
     8. (Classifier for the number of times clothing was washed.)
     9. (Sui people)
guǎn
     1. (musical instrument) a cylindrical double-reed woodwind instrument made of bamboo or wood
     2. (musical instrument, by extension) any wind instrument
     3. (by extension) slender tubular hollow object; pipe; tube; duct; canal; valve; fistula
           吸管 - straw
     4. to administer; to manage; to control; to be in charge
           管理 - to manage
     5. to subject someone to discipline; to discipline
     6. to concern oneself with; to interfere with
     7. to be responsible for the provision of; to provide; to supply; to guarantee
     8. despite; regardless of; irrespective of
     9. (colloquial) (used in the pattern管 is followed by the object of the verb)
     10. (dialectal, colloquial) (indicates the object of an action:) to
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