Meaning of effluent
Pronunciation: (ef'l-unt), [key]
- flowing out or forth.
- something that flows out or forth; outflow; effluence.
- a stream flowing out of a lake, reservoir, etc.
- sewage that has been treated in a septic tank or sewage treatment plant.
- sewage or other liquid waste that is discharged into a body of water, etc.
- effluent (Thesaurus)