Definition of Sludge. Meaning of Sludge. Synonyms of Sludge

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Definition of Sludge

Sludge
Sludge Sludge, n. Anything resembling mud or slush; as: (a) A muddy or slimy deposit from sweage. (b) Mud from a drill hole in boring. (c) Muddy sediment in a steam boiler. (d) Settling of cottonseed oil, used in making soap, etc. (e) A residuum of crude paraffin-oil distillation.
Sludge
Sludge Sludge, n. [CF. Slush.] 1. Mud; mire; soft mud; slush. --Mortimer. Tennyson. 2. Small floating pieces of ice, or masses of saturated snow. --Kane. 3. (Mining) See Slime, 4. Sludge hole, the hand-hole, or manhole, in a steam boiler, by means of which sediment can be removed.

Meaning of Sludge from wikipedia

- Sludge is a semi-solid slurry that can be produced from a range of industrial processes, from water treatment, wastewater treatment or on-site sanitation...
- Sludge metal (also known as sludge or sludge doom) is a genre of heavy metal music that originated through combining elements of doom metal and hardcore...
- The activated sludge process is a type of wastewater treatment process for treating sewage or industrial wastewaters using aeration and a biological floc...
- Sewage sludge is the residual, semi-solid material that is produced as a by-product during sewage treatment of industrial or muni****l wastewater. The...
- Oil sludge is often the result of contaminated engine oil and occurs when moisture and/or high heat is introduced to engine oil. Oil sludge maintains...
- removal of sludge). The sludge removed from the liquid line goes to the sludge treatment line. Aerobic processes (such as the activated sludge process)...
- Sludge is a semi-solid slurry produced from industrial processes. Sludge may also refer to: Sewage sludge Mining sludge Biliary sludge Oil sludge, a solid...
- Biliary sludge refers to a viscous mixture of small particles derived from bile. These sediments consist of cholesterol crystals, calcium salts, calcium...
- Sludge is a 2005 do****entary film by Appalshop filmmaker Robert Salyer chronicling the Martin County Sludge Spill that was an accident that occurred after...
- Fecal sludge management (FSM) (or faecal sludge management in British English) is the storage, collection, transport, treatment and safe end use or disposal...