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recycle

verb [I/T]  us   /riˈsɑɪ·kəl/
to collect and treat used objects and materials that are ready to be thrown out in order to produce materials that can be used again: [T] The law requires us to recycle paper products, glass bottles, soda cans, and some kinds of plastic.
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