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The amount of product water produced by a water treatment process. The quantity of water (expressed as a rateof flow GPM, GPH, GPD, or total quantity per year) that can be collected for a given use from surface or groundwater sources. The yield may vary with the use proposed, with the plan of development, and also with economic considerations.

See Also: Drinking Water Standards Potable (Drinking) Water