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English definition of “litter”

litter

noun
 
 
/ˈlɪtər/
WASTE [U] B2 pieces of paper and other waste that are left in public placesEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsRubbish and wasteEnvironmental issues
ANIMALS [C] a group of baby animals that are from the same mother and born at the same time: a litter of kittens/puppiesAnimal young
(Definition of litter noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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