sewage

noun sew·age \ ˈsü-ij \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of sewage

: refuse liquids or waste matter usually carried off by sewers

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SEWAGE Defined for English Language Learners

sewage

noun

Definition of sewage for English Language Learners

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


SEWAGE Defined for Kids

sewage

noun sew·age \ ˈsü-ij \

Definition of sewage for Students

: waste materials carried off by sewers

Medical Dictionary

sewage

noun sew·age \ ˈsü-ij \

medical Definition of sewage

: refuse liquids or waste matter carried off by sewers


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