Water and Wastewater Terms Beginning F

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flusher branch

A line built specifically to allow the introduction of large quantities of water to the collection system so the lines can be flushed out with water. Also installed to provide access for equipment to clear stoppages in a sewer. The term is rarely used today. Also see sewer cleanout and terminal cleanout.