(n.) = sewage facility ; drainage ; sewerage system ; sewerage. Ex: There are many urgent problems confronting the council of Junctionville: inadequate water and sewage facilities, limited public transportation, polluted air, excessive power costs, crime. Ex: The benefits to be gained from using fund assistance to help with local authority capital projects on roads, drainage, industrial sites, etc., were obvious. Ex: The spread of these diseases is mainly attributed to broken sewerage systems. Ex: Septic tanks and broken sewerage contaminates the groundwater supplies which are used for drinking water in many communities. ---- * alcantarillado y basura = sanitation. * red de alcantarillado = drainage system. * sistema de alcantarillado = sewerage system ; sewerage.