drain from

drain from (someone or something)

1. To flow or move away from something, as of a liquid. Don't worry, once the rain stops, all of this water will drain from the sidewalk.
2. To cause a liquid to flow or move out of someone or something. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "drain" and "from." Ever since that football injury, I have to go to the doctor every so often to get fluid drained from my knee. I had to drain the broth from the noodles, or else my daughter wouldn't eat the soup.
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drain something from someone or something

to cause something to flow out of someone or something. The farmers drained the water from the flooded fields. The doctor drained the fluids from Roger after his operation.
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drain from something

to flow out of something. All the dirty oil drained from the engine. The milk drained from the leaky container and covered the bottom of the refrigerator.
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He said that there was another drain from lower side of the Superhighway covering Dumba Goth, Malir Cantt and terminating somewhere at Natha Khan.
He said the roof of the Pitcher Nullah near Lea Market is being reconstructed to protect this drain from garbage and other waste and also to make it safer for traffic.
They apply gentle traction while twisting the drain five to seven times; with this technique, they were able to free the drain from the suture in 13/16 test cases in a porcine model.
But after you drain the excess fluid, some of it remains trapped in the hydraulic system and continues to drain from the line inboard of the front landing gear wheels when the aircraft is moved.
If you're unsuccessful, replace the overflow plate and stopper mechanism, remove the P-trap through the access hole, and run the snake on down the drain from there.
That is, each drain from a fixture must tie into a main vent that extends through the roof, as shown in Photos 8 and 9.
Tenders are invited for Construction of CC drain and Culvert from Ganesh Chopde to Dipak Bhagora house,CC drain from Mohan Rathod To dipak dhote house(Ambika Chowk),CC drain from Sachin Deshmukh to Naware House,CC drain from Gopal Iche to sachin Gaygol,CC drain from Goliat to Mangesh Ganekar ouse,CC drain from Jaggu thotange to Nikhil Jain house(Shivaji Chowk),CC drain from Manoj Pawar to Santosh Warorkar house ,CC drain from Tarachand Gorwal to Solanke house at Shivsena vasahat, P No.
Tenders are invited for Construction of CC drain and Culvert from Shelke to Vitthal Kuchar house,CC drain from Sudhir Chudhari to Purshottam Sable house,CC drain from Kuchar to Gajanan Misurkar house at Shantata Nagar and CC drain from Subhash kampale to Aalekar house , CC drain from Rahul Khond to Manoj Dhoke house,CC drain from Bhatkar(Ashtavinayk Square) to Mahajan house,CC drain from Hage to Santosh Dhumale House,CC drain from Karanjkar to Savita Tidke house at Shivsena Vasahat P No 18
Gadge Nagar, CC Drain from Adgaonkar Kirana to Ganesh Gore House at Mahakali Nagar, CC Drain from Bhosale to Thakre House at Gadge Nagar, CC Drain from Burchad to Nawlakhe House at Gadge Nagar,Culvert Infront of Wankhade Kirana at Mahakali Nagar, CC Drain from Agarkar to Anand Kharate house at Maruti Nagar, in P No.
Tenders are invited for Remodeling of Storm Water Drain from Ambedkar Nagar to Alwal Cheruvu, Circle 16, Alwal, GHMC (8th Call), 2.Remodeling of Storm Water Drain from Vajpayee nagar to RK Puram cheruvu (8th Call), 3.
Tenders are invited for Reconditioning Clearing Weed Jala From Abul Khurana Drain From RD 182065 to 219435 Balance Work Toe Drain Along R.F.
Tenders are invited for Cleaning of Weed Jala, Srakanda etc from Malout Drain from RD 0 to 77700, Kuraiwala Enna Khera Malout Link Drain RD 0 to 63600, Gurusar Ghagga Their Link Drain RD 0 to 34500, Kothe Surgapuri Babania Link Drain RD 0 to 48500, Ghumiar Khera Link Drain RD 0 to 14800, Jandwala Link Drain RD 0 to 4180, Faqarsar Their Link Drain RD 0 to 3435, LUndewala Link Drain RD 0 to 17280, Husner Babania Link Drain RD 0 to 16300 and Husner Field Drain RD 0 to 3500 and Gurusar Ghagga SeepageToe Drain 0 to 10000.
Tenders are invited for Reconditioning Clearing Weed Jala From Abul Khurana Outfall Drain From RD 0 to 45500 ic Clearing of Syphons Balance Work Abul Khurana Drain From RD 0 to 219435 ic Clearing of Syphons Balance Work Wahab Wala Drain From RD 0 to 176500 ic Clearing of Syphons Balance Work Toe Drain Along R.F.
Tenders are invited for Cc drain from hanuman temple to naganna gubbi and bilal colony and near lodging cross at ward no.4 (2) cc road cc drain from rathod house to sataya narayan and bekari house and chandappa house railway platform at ward no.
that drains to Alessandro under HWY 101; 3) install new storm drain inlet at Vista Del Mar; 4) re-grade drainage on Vista Del Mar (north side of Highway 101) that drains to Alessandro; 5) install 150 linear feet of storm drain from Vista Del Mar to Alessandro; 6) upgrade culvert under Alessandro Drive; 7) stabilize slopes in areas above Alessandro Lagoon as needed to reduce clogging of storm drain system; 8) rebuild outlet at Alessandro Lagoon; 9) upgrade storm drain from Alessandro Lagoon to Sanjon Pump Station; 10) improve drainage capacity at corner of