Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The waste content found in a septic tank.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the partially treated waste stored in a septic tank

Etymologies

From sept- as in septic +‎ -age. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For all the septage they heave at us, what sits and festers in their own guts and souls is worse.

    More judgementalness from Bread n Roses

  • These projects include MSW disposal and waste to energy, coal gasification, septage to fertilizer, pre-fabricated housing, dry construction waste recycling already committed or under construction.

    NX Global, Inc. Signs Agreement for Site Lease in Quebec - Yahoo! Finance

  • South Canyon would also house a processed and septage waste water evaporation facility for the region.

    Glenwood Springs Post Independent - Top Stories

  • Even if it costs money to retrofit septage hauling trucks, it would still be hundreds of millions of dollars less expensive to use a system based on UD toilets.

    CapeCodToday Blog Chowder

  • Again, the town can contract with local septage waste haulers to empty the stored urine tanks thereby creating permanent local jobs.

    CapeCodToday Blog Chowder

  • They didn't take the time to study the septage plant.

    Traverse City Record-Eagle Home

  • A new suite will require a new on-site parking space, adequate sewer/septage and water connections, and other building code requirements.

    Kootenay Rockies - News

  • An environmental safety officer position is currently vacant, and a clerk position will become redundant when a new septage receiving station opens later this year.

    News for Charlottesville Daily Progress

  • Overseers of the wastewater treatment plant had hoped to build a new septage receiving facility next year.

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  • The special joint committee that oversees the plant had agreed to an upgrade that would enable the plant to accept more septage -- a source of increased revenue and alternative energy for the publically owned plant, Ramer said.

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