wastewater(redirected from Waste-water)
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Water that has been used, as for washing, flushing, or in a manufacturing process, and so contains waste products; sewage.
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(Civil Engineering) relating to waste water
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waste•wa•ter(ˈweɪstˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər)
water that has been used in washing, flushing, etc.; sewage.
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|Noun||1.||wastewater - water mixed with waste matter |
waste, waste material, waste matter, waste product - any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted; "they collect the waste once a week"; "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"
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