Meaning of “garbage disposal” in the English Dictionary

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"garbage disposal" in British English

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garbage disposalnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡɑː.bɪdʒ dɪˌspəʊ.zəl/ us /ˈɡɑːr.bɪdʒ dɪˌspoʊ.zəl/ US UK waste disposal

(Definition of “garbage disposal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"garbage disposal" in American English

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garbage disposalnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡɑr·bɪdʒ dɪˌspoʊ·zəl/

an electrical device attached under a kitchen sink that cuts unwanted food into very small pieces so that it can be washed away with water

(Definition of “garbage disposal” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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