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  • n. A receptacle, usually roughly cylindrical and wider at the top then at the bottom, which serves as a place to discard waste materials.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected


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