Definitions for "Catch Basin"
Keywords:  sewer, grate, basin, sump, stormwater
A small buried structure to divert overland stormwater flow into sewer flows.
or catch-basin 1) A structure used to catch sediments for contaminant retention, often on a stream. 2) A cistern or vault at the point where a pipe from inside a factory or a street gutter discharges into a sewer, to catch bulky matters which would not pass readily through the sewer.
a below-ground structure designed to collect and convey water into the storm sewer system. The design allows sediment to fall to the bottom of the catch basin and not directly into the pipe.
Keywords:  portable, tank, see
See Portable Tank.