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syver

/ˈsaɪvər/
noun (Scot)
1.
a street drain or the grating over it
2.
a street gutter
Word Origin
C17: of uncertain origin
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  • As I held out the coin on the palm of my hand he struck it up with an oath and it rolled into the syver.

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