Definition of 'manhole'
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His love affair with manhole covers had begun. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In Washington, manhole covers will be sealed and rubbish bins removed. Times, Sunday Times (2017)What are the suggested alternatives to manhole cover? Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)Smoke poured through manhole covers from underground sewers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Others were being held after emerging through manhole covers that were then welded shut. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How did they know to come out at that manhole cover? Times, Sunday Times (2015)There was a manhole cover that we'd jump down and sit in while the train went past. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is terrified of manhole covers and wheelie bins, and his favourite occupation is swimming in the pool. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We just have to pop the copper cables out of a manhole cover at three or four days' notice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They are also great for hiding unsightly manhole covers or moving around when you get bored, to give the garden a different feel. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Copper cable, lead from church roofs, and manhole covers are all targets. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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