DRAIN  陰溝

TUBE THROUGH which RAIN WATER FLOWS FROM the ROOF.
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Kind Of

TUBE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The whole system of rainwater drainage from eaves down to the hole in the ground receiving the water, including the shuǐ cáo 水槽 along which the water is descending, is called liù 霤.

2. Dòu 竇 refers specifically to the hole in the ground designed to receive water.

NB: Dī shuǐ 滴水 is a post-Han term (MING) for the tile especially designed to receive the water.

Modern Chinese Criteria

陰溝

暗溝

滲溝

rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH /

WANG FENGYANG 1993 古辭辨 Gu ci bian 14

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 5
  • NP : 1

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 3
  • 春秋左傳 : 2
  • 百喻經 : 1

Words

   liù OC: b-rus MC: lɨu 3 Attributions

The whole system of rainwater drainage from eaves down to the hole in the ground receiving the water, including the shuǐ cáo 水槽 along which the water is descending, is called liù 霤.

  • ndrainage system including particularly the impluvium, hole in the ground to collect the water dripping from the roof
   dòu OC: ɡ-looɡs MC: du 2 Attributions

Dòu 竇 refers specifically to the hole in the ground designed to receive water.

  • nZUO: drain; the drains in a city wall
水竇   shuǐ dòu OC: qhjulʔ ɡ-looɡs MC: ɕi du 1 Attribution
  • NPdrain
滴水   dī shuǐ OC: k-leeɡ qhjulʔ MC: tek ɕi 0 Attributions

Dī shuǐ 滴水 is a post-Han term (MING) for the tile especially designed to receive the water.

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