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rainwater; storm water; storm sewage Regenwasser {n}

rainwater; atmospheric water; meteoric water Niederschlagswasser {n} [meteo.]

rainwater pipe; downpipe [Br.]; downcomer [Br.]; downspout [Am.]; conductor [Am.]; leader [Am.] (on the outer wall) [listen] [listen] Regenabflussrohr {n}; Regenfallrohr {n}; Regenrohr {n}; Abfallrohr {n}; Fallrohr {n} (an der Hausmauer) [constr.]

rainwater pipes; downpipes; downcomers; downspouts; conductors; leaders Regenabflussrohre {pl}; Regenfallrohre {pl}; Regenrohre {pl}; Abfallrohre {pl}; Fallrohre {pl}

drain channel; discharge channel (water engineering) Ablaufgerinne {n}; Ablaufrinne {f}; Abflussrinne {f} (Wasserbau)

drain channels; discharge channels Ablaufrinnen {pl}; Abflussrinnen {pl}

rainwater drain channel Regenablaufrinne {f}

channel invert Sohle einer Ablaufrinne; Rinnensohle {f}

holding reservoir; retention reservoir; retention lagoon; retention basin; detention basin (water engineering) Rückhaltebecken {n}; Retentionsbecken {n} (Wasserbau)

holding reservoirs; retention reservoirs; retention lagoons; retention basins; detention basins Rückhaltebecken {pl}; Retentionsbecken {pl}

flood retention basin; flood detention basin; flood-retarding basin; flood storage reservoir; flood control reservoir; flood mitigation reservoir Hochwasserrückhaltebecken {n}; Hochwasserretentionsbecken {n}

rainwater retention basin; storm water retention basin; wet retention basin; storm water management pond; wet pond Regenrückhaltebecken {n} /RRB/

to percolate (through sth.) sickern (durch etw.); einsickern; durchsickern [übtr.] {vi}

percolating sickernd; einsickernd; durchsickernd

percolated gesickert; eingesickert; durchgesickert

Rainwater percolates (down) through the rock. Das Regenwasser sickert durch den Felsen.

Sunlight percolated down through the trees. Das Sonnenlicht schimmerte durch die Bäume durch.

It has percolated through to us. Es ist bis zu uns durchgesickert; Es hat sich bis zu uns herumgesprochen.

precipitation water [technical] Niederschlagswasser {n} [fachspr.] [meteo.]

rain water; rain-water; rainwater Niederschlagswasser {n}