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"Dumpster" in British English

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Dumpsternoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʌmp.stər/  us   /-stɚ/ US trademark (UK skip)
(Definition of Dumpster from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Dumpster" in American English

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Dumpsternoun [C]

 us   /ˈdʌmp·stər/ trademark
a ​large, ​metalcontainer into which ​people put ​garbage or ​buildingwaste, and which is ​brought to and taken away from a ​place by a ​specialtruck when requested
(Definition of Dumpster from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"Dumpster™" in Business English

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Dumpster™noun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʌmpstər/ US trademark
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(Definition of Dumpster™ from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Dumpster”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大垃圾桶,废料桶…
in Turkish büyük, geniş çöp tankı/bidonu/kazanı…
in Russian мусорный контейнер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大垃圾桶,廢料桶…
in Polish kontener (na śmieci)…
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