Origin of septic
OTHER WORDS FROM septicsep·ti·cal·ly, adverbsep·tic·i·ty [sep-tis-i-tee], /sɛpˈtɪs ɪ ti/, nounnon·sep·tic, adjective
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Through the Wastewater Innovation and Environmental Justice lab, which is being launched this month, representatives from Lowndes County, Navajo Nation and other affected areas will be part of the design team for the high-tech septic tank.
Even those with septic tanks find that they often fail in the dense, waterlogged soil.
Flowers, who was named a MacArthur Foundation “genius” in October, is working on a new kind of septic system.
There are now options for radon and lead paint inspections, and inspection of wells and septic systems that are more commonly found in outlying areas.How and when to inspect a home|Valerie Blake|October 24, 2020|Washington Blade
These toilets dump into overflowing septic tanks or into local rivers and lakes.A dirty and growing problem: Too few toilets|Stephanie Parker|September 24, 2020|Science News For Students
Reports that the bodies of the children had been ‘dumped’ in a septic tank have, however, proved to be wide of the mark.Irish Care Home Scandal Grows As Children Revealed To Be Used As Vaccine Guinea Pigs|Tom Sykes|June 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I'm talking about what's called biogas, produced by treating the septic tanks attached to toilets.India’s Most Dangerous Meal: The Poisoned-Lunch Disaster|Dilip D’Souza|July 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When Pope John Paul II died of septic shock and heart failure, in April 2005, he was 84.The Pope's Failing Health|Barbie Latza Nadeau|October 28, 2011|DAILY BEAST
That terrible attack of septic pneumonia in New York, as we now know, left the heart injured and the lungs weakened.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
Think, Gentlemen, of a child in the last stages of septic peritonitis, practically dead.The Blue Germ|Martin Swayne
Of all the anti-septic agents used for the purposes mentioned boracic acid is the favorite, and salicylic acid next in choice.
Various other anti-septic agents are used and combined in different ways, according to the results of experiments.
It lays the orbit open to the possibility of septic infection.