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trash can in Household topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtrash canˈtrash can noun [countable] American English  DHa large container with a lid into which you put empty bottles, used papers, food that has gone bad etc syn dustbin British English
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trash canIt apparently started in a trash can and spread to the attic area of an 80-room wing of the motel.Cantor knew the depth of the trash can containing discarded hypotheses and discredited experiments in the cancer field.