Origin of catch basin
Examples from the Web for catch basin
You laugh at my catch-basin, some of you; I did not know what they wished these catch-basins might be, and you don't know.
A catch-basin should be provided just outside the factory for all solid material which might clog the sewer pipe.The Book of Cheese|Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
One-half mile south in a catch-basin was found the body of Dr. Cronin.
Accordingly they decided to take the body from the trunk, put it in the catch-basin and take the trunk back to the cottage.
The three men raised the cover of the catch-basin and Reese was lowered into it.