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If the street is blessed with a standpipe, it seems designed as a post for leaping.Chimney-Pot Papers|Charles S. Brooks
The mixing chamber and valve chamber were one and the standpipe or jet protruded into the mixing chamber.Aviation Engines|Victor Wilfred Pag
The standpipe is simply a large vertical tube connected to the water mains from which and into which water readily flows.Physics|Willis Eugene Tower
Didn't mind the fat purses of the bigwigs and a little bread and water—and the devil and his standpipe!Pelle the Conqueror, Complete|Martin Anderson Nexo
The head or pressure in a standpipe is what causes water to move through the pipes which offer resistance to the flow.Hawkins Electrical Guide, Number One|Nehemiah Hawkins