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Catch basins

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Receptacles that separate and retain greases, oil, dirt, gravel, and all other substances lighter or heavier than the liquid waste that bears them, such as to prevent their entrance into the house sewer. STEIN

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basins, catch

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catch basin


11yrs ago

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