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  • Apparently, the reverse of the verb to fit.

    March 31, 2015

  • "Lighting and electrical componentry are high value items in building defit. Due to the expense required to create virgin material and the high recyclability of metals, the removal, separation and recycling of most metallic and electrical items is done very well.

    However, within the compressed timelines of commercial office defit, the separation of lamps (from their fittings) is often left to reprocessing facilities or services."

    - Blake Lindley, Edge Environment. Cited 31 March 2015,

    March 31, 2015