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For the purpose of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
MAIN. The term MAIN is hereby defined to be any pipe other than a supply or service pipe that is used for the purpose of carrying water to, and disbursing the same in the municipality.
SEPARATE PREMISES. The term SEPARATE PREMISES is hereby defined to be more than one consumer procuring water from the same service or supply pipe. The second premise may be a separate dwelling, apartment, building, or structure used for a separate business.
SERVICE PIPE. The term SERVICE PIPE is hereby defined to be any pipe extending from the shut-off, stop box, or curb cock at or near the lot line to and beyond the property line of the consumer to the location on the premises where the water is to be disbursed.
SUPPLY PIPE. The term SUPPLY PIPE is hereby defined to be any pipe tapped into a main and extending from there to a point at or near the lot line of the consumer's premise where the shut-off, stop box, or curb cock is located.
(1972 Code, § 3-402)