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septic tanknoun [C]

uk   /ˌsep.tɪk ˈtæŋk/  us   /ˌsep.tɪk ˈtæŋk/
a large, usually underground container in which solid waste and urine are dissolved by the action of bacteria
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in Chinese (Simplified) 化粪池…
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