Definitions

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

  • n. a piece of land where waste materials are dumped

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Examples

  • In the waste-yard outside, the steam from the escape pipe, the litter of barrels and old iron, the shining heaps of coals, the ashes everywhere, were shrouded in a veil of mist and rain.

    Hard Times

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