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disposable

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Daily life
disposabledis‧pos‧a‧ble /dɪˈspəʊzəbəl $ -ˈspoʊ-/ AWL adjective 🔊 🔊 1 DTHROW AWAYintended to be used once or for a short time and then thrown away 🔊 disposable nappies2 AVAILABLEavailable to be used 🔊 disposable resourcesdisposable noun [countable]
Examples from the Corpus
disposableThe rest of that shit is disposable.Inspectors also will change their disposable clothes each time they move between fields.Didn't you know you can buy disposable contact lenses now?disposable diapersI set down my grocery bags and put on my disposable gloves.A simple cleaning kit for instance can include rubber gloves, disposable masks and goggles if necessary.a disposable toothbrushTheir disposable wealth is increasing faster than any other segment of the population.
From Longman Business Dictionarydisposabledis‧pos‧a‧ble /dɪˈspəʊzəbəl-ˈspoʊ-/ adjective1intended to be used once or for a short time and then thrown awaydisposable coffee cups2available to be useddisposable resources
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