At the end of each definition in this Glossary there is a number in brackets. This indicates the number of the Study Session where the term is first used in this OpenWASH module.
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technical activities, or activities carried out in response to a breakdown, to
ensure that assets are functioning effectively (6)
in a waste stabilisation pond system
for wastewater treatment,.ponds in which the pathogenic bacteria and viruses in
an effluent are eliminated (11)
where machines are used to carry out
a function (5)
small businesses with fewer than ten
people working in them (15)
method for separating particles from
water that are 0.05 to 0.5 µm in size (14)
small amount of money lent at a low
interest rate to a person on a low income (13)
tiny living organisms only visible
using a microscope (1)
(in water treatment) rotating drum
with a stainless steel fabric with mesh size ranging from 15 µm to 64 µm (5)
fruit of the Moringa tree, which
grows in tropical countries and can be used as a coagulant for water treatment (10)
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