Sewerage (Sew•er•age)

1. As a noun, the works comprising a sewer system, pumping stations, treatment works, and all other works necessary to the collection, treatment, and disposal of sewage. 2. As an adjective, having to do with the collection, treatment, and disposal of sewage. 3. The systematic removal and disposal of sewage and general surface water by […]

Gutter (Gut-ter)

1. A channel, or gulley, worn by running water. Something forming, or intended, to form a channel. 2. A groove at an eaves or metal trough under an eaves to catch rainwater and carry it off (as to a downspout) 3. A low area, course, ditch, or furrow (as at a roadside) to carry off […]