Definition of Sewage system
1. Noun. Facility consisting of a system of sewers for carrying off liquid and solid sewage.
Generic synonyms: Facility, Installation
Group relationships: Base, Infrastructure
Terms within: Cloaca, Sewer, Sewerage, Sewer Line, Sewer Main
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sewage System
Literary usage of Sewage system
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Lancet (1898)
"Theee ejectors, as is well known, are placed underground at the lowest point in the sewage system. They occupy тегу little room and no more interfere with ..."
2. Treatise on the Law Governing Nuisances: With Particular Reference to Its by Joseph Asbury Joyce, Howard Clifford Joyce (1906)
"Municipality acquiring land beyond its limits for sewage system.—A municipal corporation has power unless prohibited by its charter, to acquire land beyond ..."
3. Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science by Indiana Academy of Science (1922)
"After the installation of the sewage system the storm water was drained directly from the streets into the sewers. As a result there was a loss of water to ..."
4. Carpentry and Building (1908)
"A Septic Tank sewage system. At Intervals in the recent past there have appeared In these columns more or less reference to the disposal of sewage by means ..."
5. The Engineering Index by John Butler Johnson, Henry Harrison Suplee, Johannes H. Cuntz, Charles Buxton Going (1896)
"sewage system. The Shone Hydro-Pneumatic System at the Colombian Exposition. ... Short description of the sewage system of this city, flushing of the ..."