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waste in Environment & waste topic

wastewaste3 ●●○ W3 adjective [only before noun]  1 SGwaste materials, substances etc are unwanted because the good part of them has been removed2 SGAREAwaste land is empty or not looked after by anyone wasteland, → lay waste at lay2(11)
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wasteNor are waste dumps the only things being shaken-up.Inefficient recovery practices have left metal-rich waste dumps which have often been levelled or used as roadstone.The waste form and the cannister should act as barriers for 1000 years each.Beyond the rearing buildings the waste ground was empty.In 1875 and 1876 the Corporation purchased 3,000 acres of the open waste lands of the forest manors.The waters off North Carolina host numerous fish, a potential biological vector for transport of waste materials.a sewage waste pipea waste tank