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  • n. Plural form of bin.
  • n. Eyeglasses or spectacles.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bin.


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  • So the reappearance of the bins is a small victory in the war against infantilisation.

    Litter bins return to Market Harborough railway station

  • I shop at walmart and keep one heck of an eye out for clearances and bargain bins at the stores and online.

    Petzal's Picks For New Hunting Fashions

  • ALL types of plastic should be recycled and it shouldn't just be up to consumers to separate the various numbered types of plastic ahead of time and put them in bins for collecting.

    Death by Plastic » E-Mail

  • Meanwhile, all of us who wear these suddenly-trendy clothes out of function rather than fad should start haunting the bargain bins, because any day now the fashion world will discover that the essence of modern male is represented by something entirely different, and all those high-dollar man-duds will start getting dumped off at the second-hand store.

    Woolrich Chic

  • Spirit Airlines, the low-cost carrier that soon will charge passengers for stowing carry-on bags in overhead bins, is now installing seats that can't move backward or forward on some of its aircraft.

    Spirit Airlines installs pre-reclined seats

  • So when Avi and Michal Schick 's two teenage daughters outgrew their old clothes, the Schicks did what a lot of people do: They placed them in bins in their Flatbush, Brooklyn, basement and invited less-fortunate locals to help themselves.

    Charity, Beautifully Disguised

  • I can shower, grab the bins from the roadside, shovel the driveway (checking in for screaming) and be okay.

    Home Alone | Her Bad Mother

  • The feed house was two stories, and the feed was put up in bins in the upper story, and all he had to do was pull a lever.

    The Famous Pig Palace: The World of Jack London

  • So many villages, each one with its own vegetables in bins and cloths for weaving hanging from poles, and men calling out to us; we must stop for a good bargain!

    The Tombwatcher's Tale

  • So go look at the list and look through your collection to see if you happen to have any duplicates of Wein's work, or start checking your retailer's bargain bins for any of them; he's pretty much worked on everything, so it's likely you'll find something either way.

    Help rebuild Len Wein’s comic book collection | Robot 6 @ Comic Book Resources – Covering Comic Book News and Entertainment


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