utilidor

[ yoo-til-i-dawr ]
/ yuˈtɪl ɪˌdɔr /
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noun Canadian.

an aboveground, insulated network of pipes and cables, used to convey water and electricity in communities situated in areas of permafrost.

Nearby words

  1. uti possidetis,
  2. utica,
  3. utile,
  4. utile dulci,
  5. utilicare,
  6. utilisation,
  7. utilise,
  8. utilitarian,
  9. utilitarianism,
  10. utility

Origin of utilidor

utili(ty) + -dor, as in thermidor

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British Dictionary definitions for utilidor

utilidor

/ (juːˈtɪlɪˌdɔː) /

noun

Canadian an enclosed and insulated conduit for sewage and other utilities placed above the level of permafrost
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