down spout


a pipe for conveying rain water from a roof or gutter to the ground or to a drain.
Also called drainspout; British, downpipe.

1895–1900; down1 + spout Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
downspout (ˈdaʊnˌspaʊt)
(US), (Canadian) drainpipe, Also called: downpipe a pipe for carrying rainwater from a roof gutter to the ground or to a drain

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