Translation of sewage in Spanish:

sewage

aguas negras, n.

Pronunciation /ˈsuɪdʒ//ˈsuːɪdʒ/

noun

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    aguas negras feminine
    aguas residuales feminine
    aguas servidas feminine Southern Cone
    before noun sewage disposal tratamiento de aguas residuales (or negras etc.) masculine
    • sewage farm / works planta de tratamiento de aguas residuales (or negras etc.)
    • sewage system red de alcantarillado
    • In fact, sewage had seeped into the town's water supplies and contaminated the water.
    • We want guarantees of investment in transport links, sewage treatment and water supply.
    • Who would eat something that has spent its life treading water around sewage outlets?
    • A spokeswoman for Wessex Water said there was no choice but to pump diluted sewage into rivers.
    • It was also delivering water to the camp, where many mains and sewage pipes are broken.
    • The lake has now become a dumping ground for the city's sewage and industrial waste.
    • Homeowners whose gardens were flooded with raw sewage are still waiting for the waste to be cleared up.
    • One pipe had been blocked by fat from the kitchens, forcing raw sewage into the water course.
    • She wrinkled her nose in disgust as she climbed out of her car and was hit with the stench of sewage and garbage.
    • Power is produced by fermenting raw sewage at the new Bournemouth treatment works.
    • The survey of the area revealed sewage contamination of the drinking water supply.
    • Usually the water mixes with the raw sewage, clogging up the drainage system.
    • It has no paved roads, no sewage treatment system and no landline telephones.
    • A court directive to stop letting sewage into the storm water drain is not yet enforced.
    • The order arose after many of the wells were found to be contaminated with human sewage.
    • There the experts were noting that farm drugs are turning up increasingly in sewage and ground water.
    • The water manages to get into the sewage system causing the waste to surge up out of the manholes.
    • One of the main concerns about the plan centred on the inadequacy of the current sewage system.
    • The problem of piped water and sewage disposal in the UK was solved over 150 years ago.
    • When it rains, the water carries sewage with it into the lake, polluting the water.