sewage

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sew·age

noun \ˈsü-ij\

: waste material (such as human urine and feces) that is carried away from homes and other buildings in a system of pipes

Full Definition of SEWAGE

:  refuse liquids or waste matter usually carried off by sewers

Origin of SEWAGE

3sewer
First Known Use: 1834

Other Civil Engineering Terms

asphalt, ballast, barrage, cantilever, infrastructure, sluice

Rhymes with SEWAGE

sew·age

noun \ˈsü-ij\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SEWAGE

: refuse liquids or waste matter carried off by sewers

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