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English definition of “dispose of something”

dispose of something

phrasal verb with dispose    /dɪˈspoʊz/ verb [T]
to get rid of something; throw out or destroy : Every month he must dispose of the oil his restaurant uses to fry potatoes . The House will take up other issues once the tax bill is disposed of (= dealt with and completed ).
(Definition of dispose of something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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