Standpipe Definition

stăndpīp
standpipes
noun
A high vertical pipe or cylindrical tank for storing water and keeping it at a desired pressure, esp. such a large tank used in the water-supply system for a town, etc.
Webster's New World
A pipe or system of pipes through which water can flow, as for the operation of fire hoses on upper floors of a building.
American Heritage

Other Word Forms of Standpipe

Noun

Singular:
standpipe
Plural:
standpipes

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