Meaning of hydrant


Pronunciation: (hī'drunt), [key]
— n.
  1. an upright pipe with a spout, nozzle, or other outlet, usually in the street, for drawing water from a main or service pipe, esp. for fighting fires.
  2. a water faucet.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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