ALL meanings of septic tank

sep·tic tank
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  • noun septic tank a tank in which solid organic sewage is decomposed and purified by anaerobic bacteria. 1
  • noun septic tank container for sewage 1
  • countable noun septic tank A septic tank is an underground tank where faeces, urine, and other waste matter is made harmless using bacteria. 0
  • noun septic tank a tank, usually below ground, for containing sewage to be decomposed by anaerobic bacteria 0
  • noun septic tank an underground tank for receiving waste matter to be putrefied and decomposed through bacterial action 0
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