seepage

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noun seep·age \ˈsē-pij\

Definition of seepage

  1. 1 :  the process of seeping :  oozing

  2. 2 :  a quantity of fluid that has seeped (as through porous material)

Examples of seepage in a sentence

  1. Check for seepage in the basement.

Circa 1825

First Known Use of seepage

circa 1825


SEEPAGE Defined for English Language Learners

seepage

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noun seep·age \ˈsē-pij\

Definition of seepage for English Language Learners

  • : an occurrence in which a liquid or gas flows or passes slowly through small openings


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