sewage treatment plant

noun

Definition of sewage treatment plant

chiefly US
:a place where sewage is cleaned so that it is not harmful or dangerous to the environment

Word by Word Definitions

sewage play
  1. : refuse liquids or waste matter usually carried off by sewers

treatment play
  1. : the act or manner or an instance of treating someone or something : handling, usage

  2. : the techniques or actions customarily applied in a specified situation

  3. : a substance or technique used in treating

plant play
  1. : to put or set in the ground for growth

  2. : to set or sow with seeds or plants

  3. : implant

  1. : a young tree, vine, shrub, or herb planted or suitable for planting

  2. : any of a kingdom (Plantae) of multicellular eukaryotic mostly photosynthetic organisms typically lacking locomotive movement or obvious nervous or sensory organs and possessing cellulose cell walls

  3. : the land, buildings, machinery, apparatus, and fixtures employed in carrying on a trade or an industrial business


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