The word sink is a noun. Sink means (1) a covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it, (2) plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe, (3) a depression in the ground communicating with a subterranean passage (especially in limestone) and formed by solution or by collapse of a cavern roof, (4) (technology) a process that acts to absorb or remove energy or a substance from a system.
Sink is also a verb that means (1) fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly, (2) embed deeply, (3) descend into or as if into some soft substance or place, (4) pass into a specified state or condition, (5) fall or drop to a lower place or level, (6) cause to sink, (7) fall or sink heavily, (8) go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned", (9) appear to move downward.
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The purpose of a bathroom sink hasn't changed all that much since it was invented. It is still used to hold water so that you can easily wash your hands and face.
Bathroom sinks are not only a necessity; they can also be an important design element that adds flair to your bathroom. And there are certainly a plethora of sink materials and designs to choose from!
Typical bathroom fixtures include a toilet, sink, and often a bathtub and/or shower. Whether you are seeking to upgrade your current bathroom or design a new one from scratch, this website can help the process.
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The plight of the Conservatives has been laid bare as a fresh Westminster election poll shows the party in a humiliating fourth position - trailing Nigel Farage's Brexit Party.
Irish Independent. Saturday, 15 Jun 2019 02:30:00 +0100.
If you want to avoid making a massive hole in your investment portfolio next week, you'd really best give these dividend stocks an extremely wide berth.
By Royston Wild, Contributor. Forbes. Tuesday, 4 Jun 2019 16:40:00 +0000.
While technology like 3-D printing makes car collecting less expensive and more accessible, it has also made it harder to determine the actual value of a car.
Roy Furchgott. New York Times. Thursday, 16 May 2019 10:00:06 GMT.
China retaliated against President Trump's new tariffs by raising their own. That sent stocks into a slide Monday, with the Dow shedding 617 points. Paula Reid reports.
CBS News. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 01:43:30 +0000.
China's move to retaliate against the latest US tariffs pummeled global stocks on Monday, with Wall Street suffering an especially bruising blow amid fears the year-long conflict could deteriorate further.
Yahoo. Monday, 13 May 2019 17:39:30 -0400.
Medications excreted in the urine or dumped into the toilet can end up in the water supply, just like lotions or cosmetics that wash off the body and go down the sink or shower drain. ...
Science Daily. Wednesday, 08 May 2019 11:33:34 EDT.
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