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septic tank

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Daily life
septic tankˌseptic ˈtank noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 Da large container under the ground, for holding human waste from toilets
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septic tankIt was just a septic tank.This system is used with a septic tank and soakaway if space is available.A burst septic tank is believed to have triggered the landslide.Everywhere, it was like an over-flowing septic tank or something rotting.
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