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Example sentences for sump

Flowing water was rare, and each afternoon they searched urgently for some drink-able sump beside which to camp.
During operations, the pit would act as a sump, drawing groundwater into it.
Examine your sump pump and check that it is in good condition and clear of debris by filling the sump pit and running the pump.
She thinks the dogs were drinking water out of a sump pump or toilet to stay alive.
The plan currently offers a lump sump payment option.
In the past, sump pumps and downspouts were connected to the sanitary sewer system.
Water operated sump pumps are installed to work when the electric sump pump fails.
The sump shall be made of steel-reinforced concrete.

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