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Definition of the noun effluent

What does effluent mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: effluents

  1. water mixed with waste matter

Alternative definition of the noun effluent

noun

  1. A stream that flows out, such as from a lake or reservoir; an outflow; effluence.
  2. Sewage water that has been (partially) treated, and is released into a natural body of water; a flow of any liquid waste.

Definition of the adjective effluent

What does effluent mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. that is flowing outward

Alternative definition of the adjective effluent

adjective

  1. Flowing out; outflowing.

Explanation

Effluent is an outflowing of water or gas from a natural body of water, or from a human-made structure.

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Google previewDictionary of Environmental Engineering and Wastewater Treatment (2016)

by Alireza Bahadori, Scott T. Smith

Effluent limitation is any restriction (including schedules of compliance) established by a governmental authority on quantities, rates and concentrations of chemical, physical, biological and other constituents which are discharged from point ...

Google previewDARE's Dictionary of Environmental Sciences and Engineering (2003)

by A.M.O. Mohamed, D. Chenaf, S. El-Shahed

Effluent: Any polluting substance, usually a liquid, that enters thé environment via a domcstic, industriel, agricultural, or sewage plant outlet. Effluent guidelines: Technical documents which set efïluent limitations for ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Water Science (Print) (2003)

by Bobby A. Stewart, Terry Howell

REUSE STANDARDS The standards for using sewage effluent for irrigation of agricultural crops vary widely among different countries of the world. Mexico and many South American countries, e.g., use untreated wastewater for irrigation.

Google previewDictionary of Water and Waste Management (2005)

by Paul G Smith

indirect reuse of wastewater The abstraction of water from a river downstream of a wastewater effluent outfall. This is usually called 'uncontrolled' indirect reuse.

Google previewA Visual Dictionary of Architecture (2012)

by Frank Ching

seepage pit Apitthat is lined with a perforated masonry or concrete wall to allow effluent collected from a septictank toseepor leach into the surrounding soil, sometimes used ...

Google previewDictionary Of Civil Engineering (1992)

by John S. Scott

effluent and (ii) sludge. Effluent which forms over 99% of sewage can, by sewage treatment, reach a condition approaching Royal ...

Google previewDictionary & Thesaurus of Environment, Health & Safety (1992)

by Us Dept Energy

EFFLUENT LIMITATION GUIDELINES (CWA CFR: ESH) DA October 12. 1990 BT1 Guidelines RT Effluent Limitations SO Environmental Management SO Hazardous Materials DEF (ESH) Any effluent issued by the Administrator pursuant to ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: O-S (1999)

by S. Gangolli

mg H effluent and 0.1 g H vinyl chloride production capacity for chemical industries using mercury catalysts in vinyl chloride production; 0.05 mg H effluent and 5 g kg-1 mercury processed for ...

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It's a piece of property that, if you're going to have a development out here, you need to have a golf course because you need to take care of the effluent water being created by the development. (Tom Kite)
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Scrabble value of E1F4F4L1U1E1N1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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