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noun

a pipe for draining liquid waste or excess liquids.
Plumbing. a pipe for draining away the wastes of a building other than those from water closets.

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Origin of waste pipe

First recorded in 1505–15
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waste pipe

noun

a pipe to take excess or used water away, as from a sink to a drain
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