a tank, usually for sewage sludge, in which the sludge is allowed to remain for a time so that sedimentation can occur
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Lexical Investigations: Synergy
Though synergy appears in English texts in a general sense as far back as the seventeenth century, it was not widely adopted as a medical term until the mid-nineteenth century. In medical texts from this time, it often appears in italics as a foreign word. In a revealing passage from 1827, the physician W.P. Allison wrote, “I would object to the term synergy, which some …
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