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CLOACA (cloacae)

 Dictionary entry overview: What does cloaca mean? 

CLOACA (noun)
  The noun CLOACA has 1 sense:

1. a waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water

  Familiarity information: CLOACA used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CLOACA (noun)


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Meaning:

A waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

cloaca; sewer; sewerage

Hypernyms ("cloaca" is a kind of...):

drain; drainpipe; waste pipe (a pipe through which liquid is carried away)

Holonyms ("cloaca" is a part of...):

sewage system; sewage works; sewer system (facility consisting of a system of sewers for carrying off liquid and solid sewage)


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