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disposable

adjective uk   /dɪˈspəʊ.zə.bl̩/ us    /-ˈspoʊ-/
C2 A disposable product is intended to be thrown away after use: disposable nappies a disposable camera daily disposable contact lenses

disposable

noun [C usually plural] uk   /dɪˈspəʊ.zə.bl̩/ us    /-ˈspoʊ-/
a disposable product: paper/plastic/medical disposables Do you use disposables or washable nappies?
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