septic

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septic

1. of, relating to, or caused by sepsis
2. of, relating to, or caused by putrefaction

septic

[′sep·tik]
(medicine)
Of or pertaining to sepsis.
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The selection of a proper substrate with low septicity, high aeration, permeability and a correct acidity grade is a requisite to guarantee conditions of initiation and autotrophic growth.
This causes high levels of septicity within the rising mains and wetwells, resulting in odours at the sewage pumping stations and vent stacks within the catchment.
Technological Standing Committee on Hydrogen Corrosion in Sewage Works Hydrogen Sulphide Control manual: Septicity, Corrosion and Odor Control in Sewage Systems.