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dump

noun [C]     /dʌmp/
C1 (UK also rubbish dump) a place where people are allowed to leave their rubbish : I need to clear out the shed and take everything I don't want to the dump.Rubbish and wasteEnvironmental issues C2 informal a very unpleasant and untidy place : His room is an absolute dump!Unpleasant placesPlaces and locations a place where things of a particular type are stored , especially by an army : an ammunition / arms / weapons / food dumpKeeping and storing things specialized computing an act of moving information from a computer's memory to another place or device
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