downcomer [doun-kuhm-er] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- a pipe, tube, or passage for conducting fluid materials downward.
Origin of downcomer First recorded in 1865–70;+ Examples from the Web for downcomer Historical Examples of downcomer
But I dreaded to be found eating, alone in that vast room, by the first downcomer.
British Dictionary definitions for downcomer downcomer noun
- a pipe that connects a cistern to a WC, wash basin, etcAlso called: downcome