[ noun ] waste matter carried away in sewers or drains
Used in print(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)
The 1958 town_meeting directed town authorities to seek federal and state funds with which to conduct a preliminary survey of a proposed sewage plant with its attendant facilities .
There the matter stands with the prospect that soon Manchester may be removed from the roster of towns contributing raw sewage to its main streams .(Ross E. McKinney and Howard Edde, "Aerated...)
In the midwest , oxidation ponds are used extensively for the treatment of domestic sewage from suburban areas .
This necessitated the construction of temporary sewage treatment facilities with an expected life from 5 to 15 yrs. .
At_the_same_time further expansion in the Red_Bridge_Subdivision required the construction of additional sewage treatment facilities .