Meaning of HYDRANT in English

HYDRANT

ˈhīdrənt noun

( -s )

Etymology: hydr- + -ant (n. suffix)

1. : a discharge pipe with a valve and spout at which water may be drawn from the mains of waterworks — called also fireplug

2. : faucet

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