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Noun: mains  meynz
Usage: UK
  1. Public electricity, gas or water supply to a house or building
    "turn on the mains"; "Working on the mains water supply"
Noun: main  meyn
  1. Any very large body of (salt) water
    - briny [Brit]
     
  2. A principal pipe in a system that distributes water, gas, electricity or that collects sewage
     
  3. The lowermost sail on the mainmast
    - mainsail

Sounds like: main, mane, Maains, m

Type of: body of water, canvas, canvass, pipage, pipe, piping, sail, sheet, water

Part of: base, hydrosphere, infrastructure

Encyclopedia: Mains, electric power

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