sewage farm


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sewage farm

n
(Civil Engineering) a place where sewage is treated, esp for use as manure
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.sewage farm - a farm that is irrigated and fertilized with raw sewage
farm - workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit; "it takes several people to work the farm"
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Translations
مُجَمَّع المَجاري
závlahové pole
rensningsanlæg
szennyvíztisztító telep
skolphreinsunarsvæîi
lâğım arıtma sistemi

sewage farm

nimpianto per il riciclaggio delle acque di scolo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

sewer1

(ˈsjuə) noun
an underground pipe or channel for carrying away water etc from drains.
ˈsewage (-idʒ) noun
waste matter (carried away in sewers).
sewage farm
a place where sewage is treated and disposed of.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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She likes the summer and plenty of warm weather, so after a June as miserable as a soggy Sunday in a Sunderland sewage farm, the idea that long, dark nights are approaching didn't go down well.
Mind you, a few days back, a large quantity of 'dry grass' was burnt at the KMC's Sewage Farm when a fire broke out on vast open field.
British business is beginning to smell like a sewage farm while the businessmen are laughing.
Isolated groups exist near Point Cook and on the Werribee Sewage Farm, and the trees, though small, appear to be of considerable age.
The Drainage Board itself operated a flat, large sewage farm which ran under high cultivation to yield large crops like cabbages.
Then on April 12, 1918, raiders dropped bombs in the grounds of Whitley Abbey and on Baginton sewage farm, but no damage was caused.
The source for this disease could be contaminated water supplied in the village or from vegetables grown in the sewage farm in the vicinity of the village.
After losing his job a few months ago, Robbie, 50, was living in a 30-foot long concrete tunnel next to a sewage farm. "The cold was terrible," says Robbie, from Liverpool.
Of all the structures that Professor NIMBY would like in his back yard I would think he would choose windmills over a prison, an airport, a sewage farm or a traveller''s camp site for those who refuse to travel.
(18.) Central Public Health Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur: Health Status of Sewage Farm workers; Technical Digest, No.17, 1971.