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The rate of production of cake from a dewatering device. l. The amount of product water produced by a water treatment process. 2. The quantity of water (expressed as a rate of 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.