a tank in which solid organic sewage is decomposed and purified by anaerobic bacteria.
a tank, usually below ground, for containing sewage to be decomposed by anaerobic bacteria
adjective, Botany. 1. (of a capsule) dehiscing by breaking away from the partitions but remaining attached to the common axis; dehiscing at the valves or backs of the carpels but leaving the septa intact. adjective 1. (of a dehiscence) characterized by breaking apart from a natural line of division in the fruit
[sep-tuh-lat-er-uh l] /ˌsɛp təˈlæt ər əl/ adjective 1. having seven sides. septilateral /ˌsɛptɪˈlætərəl/ adjective 1. having seven sides
noun 1. French name of Seven Isles.
noun, plural septillions (as after a numeral) septillion. 1. a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 24 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 42 zeros. adjective 2. amounting to one septillion in number. noun (pl) -lions, -lion 1. (in Britain, France, and Germany) the number represented as one […]