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English definition of “debris”


noun [U]     /ˈdeb.riː/ /ˈdeɪ.briː/ US  /dəˈbriː/
broken or torn pieces of something larger: Debris from the aircraft was scattered over a large area.Rubbish and wasteEnvironmental issues
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