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spouting

[ spou-ting ]
/ ˈspaʊ tɪŋ /
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noun Midland U.S.
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Origin of spouting

First recorded in 1870–75; spout + -ing1

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British Dictionary definitions for spouting

spouting
/ (ˈspaʊtɪŋ) /

noun
NZ
  1. a rainwater downpipe on the exterior of a building
  2. such pipes collectively
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