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landfill

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈlænd.fɪl/ us  
the process of getting rid of large amounts of rubbish by burying it, or a place where rubbish is buried: 90 percent of American rubbish is dumped in landfill sites.Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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