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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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Failure to maintain septic system can lead to back-ups and overflows that pollute local waterways, create dead zones, raise water treatment costs, and endanger human health.
A commitment to effective home septic tank maintenance can help rural property owners protect their home from issues such as flooding and environmental damage.
Three basic categories of septic tank additives are available: chemical, physical, and biological.
"Septic systems need tissue paper that breaks down quickly so that it does not contribute to clogging up the septic line.
Oftentimes, the septic tank system is a part of the home that is ignored by property owners.
There are three basic categories of septic tank additives: chemical, physical, and biological.
One of the most challenging elements of the wintery weather has been the effect that the additional snow and ice have had on home septic systems.
For property owners on rural land in the region, this might include the analysis of septic systems.
The septic tank system remains a crucial element of home infrastructure.