gray water
noun Date: 1977 household wastewater (as from a sink or bath) that does not contain serious contaminants (as from toilets or diapers)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • gray water — UK US noun [U] US ENVIRONMENT ► GREY WATER(Cf. ↑grey water) …   Financial and business terms

  • gray water — dirty water from sinks, showers, bathtubs, washing machines, and the like, that can be recycled, as for use in flushing toilets. [1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • gray water — noun Water that is not clean enough to be potable, such as having been used for washing, but not contaminated with fecal matter or other source of dangerous bacteria or dangerous or noxious materials. Syn: sullage …   Wiktionary

  • gray water — dirty water from sinks, showers, bathtubs, washing machines, and the like, that can be recycled, as for use in flushing toilets. [1975 80] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Water supply and sanitation in Israel — is intricately linked to the historical development of Israel in the context of scarce water resources. Because the coastal plain of historical Palestine had few water resources, Theodor Herzl already envisioned the transfer of water from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Gray Bat — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Gray-bellied Pencil-tailed Tree Mouse — Conservation status Near Threatened (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Gray-Bellied Pygmy Mouse — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Gray-tailed Vole — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Gray — Gray, GA U.S. city in Georgia Population (2000): 1811 Housing Units (2000): 713 Land area (2000): 2.418527 sq. miles (6.263956 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.009479 sq. miles (0.024550 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.428006 sq. miles (6.288506 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”