Meaning Detention time
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The actual time that a small amount of water is in a settling basin or flocculating basin. In storage reservoirs, it means the length of time water will be stored.
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Time that is taken by a volume of water to fill in a storage reservoir or a tank with a constant flow of water.
Rishabh singh - 29 September 2020

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the time required for a volume of water to pass through a tank at a given rate of flow; in storage reservoirs, the length of time water will be held before being used.
Source: edwardsaquifer.net

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the time allowed for solids to collect in a settling tank. Theoretically detention time is equal to the volume of the tank divided by the flow rate.
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1. The theoretical calculated time required for a small amount of water to pass through a tank at a given rate of flow. 2. The actual time that a small amount of water is in a settling basin, floccula [..]
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The theoretical length of time for water to pass through a basin or tank, if all the water moves with the same speed.
Source: waterquest.ca

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The theoretical (calculated) time required for a given amount of water or wastewater to pass through a tank at a given rate of flow. The time required to fill a tank at a given flow. The actual time i [..]
Source: owp.csus.edu

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1. The theoretical calculated time required for a small amount of water to pass through a tank at a given rate of flow. 2. The actual time that a small amount of water is in a settling basin, flocc [..]
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