Definition of septage in English:


Line breaks: sept|age
Pronunciation: /ˈsɛptɪdʒ


[mass noun]
  • Excrement and other waste material contained in or removed from a septic tank.
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    • At present most of the island's septage is simply dumped on vacant land and such activity not only poses a threat to the environment, but public health as well, it is at worst unsafe and unhygienic.
    • Dispose of septage from the tank in a safe, legal manner.
    • Septage can be applied to the land as a fertilizer and. soil conditioner.


1970s: from septic, on the pattern of sewage.

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