Definition of sewerage in English:


Line breaks: sew¦er|age
Pronunciation: /ˈsuːərɪdʒ
, ˈsjuː-/


[mass noun]
  • 1The provision of drainage by sewers: [as modifier]: a proper sewerage system
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    • He is also well qualified to comment on the technical and practical aspects of the provision of sewerage to Bent Hill.
    • The matter was raised when councillors discussed draft policies on the provision of sewerage schemes in villages.
    • The provision of a sewerage scheme for Stradbally was placed sixth in order of priority.

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