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jettison

verb [T]     /ˈdʒetɪsən/
NOT WANT/NEED
to get rid of something you do not want or need отделываться, выбрасывать The station has jettisoned educational broadcasts.Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
MAKE LIGHTER
If an aircraft or a ship jettisons something, it throws it off to make itself lighter. выбрасывать за борт Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
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