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Definition of the noun effluent
What does effluent mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: effluents
- water mixed with waste matter
- lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
- synonyms of effluent: sewer water / wastewater
- more generic terms: waste / waste material / waste matter / waste product = any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted
- substance of: sewage / sewerage = waste matter carried away in sewers or drains
Alternative definition of the noun effluent
- A stream that flows out, such as from a lake or reservoir; an outflow; effluence.
- 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: -
Alternative definition of the adjective effluent
- Flowing out; outflowing.
Effluent is an outflowing of water or gas from a natural body of water, or from a human-made structure.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Effluent
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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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
by John S. Scott
effluent and (ii) sludge. Effluent which forms over 99% of sewage can, by sewage treatment, reach a condition approaching Royal ...
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 ...
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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- Effluent Treatment Project
A Savannah River Remediation employee performs work at the Effluent Treatment Project.
Photo credit: Savannah River Site
- Final effluent
The water treatment process is complete here. After that it will be pumped into a 7km long tunnel and be discharged in the Victoria Harbor, near Kai Tak.
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- Effluent export
The effluents from the plant are not discharged in the Tolo Habour, despite the plant being next to it. They build long tunnels to pump them to Victoria Habour.
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- Blackwater filter effluent
The effluent is not very clean because of a preceding shock load. Under normal load it's supposed to be clear. After this pretreatment step the water is infiltrated into natural soil (root zone), where further degradation and filtration takes place, before the purified water ends up in the lake.
Photo credit: Sustainable sanitation
- Fluent in Effluent
Photo credit: Smoobs
- Mud volcano effluent
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- Caution Treated Effluent
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- Horizontal Effluent
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Quotes about Effluent
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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