Definition of 'septic tank'
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Used Rarely. septic tank is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'septic tank'
British English: septic tank /ˈsɛptɪk tæŋk/ NOUN
A septic tank is an underground tank where faeces, urine, and other waste matter is made harmless using bacteria.
- American English: septic tank
- Arabic: غُرفِةُ تَفتيش
- Brazilian Portuguese: fossa sética
- Chinese: 化粪池
- Croatian: septička jama
- Czech: septik
- Danish: septiktank
- Dutch: septic tank
- European Spanish: pozo séptico
- Finnish: saostuskaivo
- French: fosse septique
- German: Faulbehälter
- Greek: σηπτικός βόθρος
- Italian: fossa biologica
- Japanese: 浄化槽
- Korean: 정화조
- Norwegian: septiktank
- Polish: szambo
- European Portuguese: fossa sética
- Romanian: fosă septică
- Russian: септический резервуар
- Spanish: pozo séptico
- Swedish: septiktank
- Thai: ถังปุ๋ยหมัก
- Turkish: septik çukur
- Ukrainian: септичний резервуар
- Vietnamese: hố rác tự hoại
Definition of septic tank from the Collins English Dictionary
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