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English definition of “sedimentation tank”

sedimentation tank

noun [C] uk   specialized us  
a large container in which dirty or waste water is stored until all the solid material in it falls to the bottom and the water can be released for further treatmentContainers for liquids and gases
(Definition of sedimentation tank from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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