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dumping

noun [U] uk   /ˈdʌm.pɪŋ/ us  
the act of getting rid of something that is not wanted: They have promised to limit the dumping of sewage sludge in the sea.Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
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