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sewerage


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sewerage  \Sew"er*age\,  n. 
  1.  The  construction  of  a  sewer  or  sewers. 
 
  2.  The  system  of  sewers  in  a  city,  town,  etc.;  the  general 
  drainage  of  a  city  or  town  by  means  of  sewers. 
 
  3.  The  material  collected  in  and  discharged  by  sewers.  [In 
  this  sense  {sewage}  is  preferable  and  common.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sewerage 
  n  1:  waste  matter  carried  away  in  sewers  or  drains  [syn:  {sewage}] 
  2:  a  conduit  that  carries  away  sewage  or  surface  water  [syn:  {sewer}, 
  {cloaca}] 




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