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gut·ter

gutter

 
 
pronunciation:
guh tr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a low area that continues along the edge of a road, or a pipe under the lower edge of a roof that carries water away.
The gutters were flooded after the heavy rain.Our gutters are clogged with leaves.
definition 2: a long open passage on each side of a bowling lane that stops the ball from crossing into another lane.
Just at the end of the lane, the ball fell into the gutter.
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