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Meaning of SEWERAGE

Pronunciation:  'soourij

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water
  2. [n]  waste matter carried away in sewers or drains
 

SEWERAGE is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: cloaca, sewage, sewer
 
 See Also: biodegradable pollution, drain, drainpipe, effluent, sewage system, sewage works, sewer system, sewer water, waste, waste material, waste matter, waste pipe, waste product, wastewater

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.]

 

 

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