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effluent

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈef.lu.ənt/ specialized us  
liquid waste that is sent out from factories or places where sewage is dealt with, usually flowing into rivers, lakes, or the sea: Effluents from local factories are finding their way into the river.
Translations of “effluent”
in Spanish residuos…
in French effluent…
in German das Abwasser…
in Chinese (Traditional) 廢水,污水…
in Chinese (Simplified) 废水,污水…
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