Definition of sewerage in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsuːərɪdʒ/


[mass noun]
1The provision of drainage by sewers: [as modifier]: a proper sewerage system
More example sentences
  • 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.
2 US term for sewage.
Example sentences
  • The sewerage system had also collapsed, resulting in sewerage flowing into the streets.
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