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English definition of “discharge”

discharge

verb [I or T] (SEND OUT)    /dɪsˈtʃɑːdʒ/ US  /-ˈtʃɑːrdʒ/
to send out a substance, especially waste liquid or gas: Large amounts of dangerous waste are discharged daily by the factory. The oil which discharged into the sea seriously harmed a lot of birds and animals.Emitting and ejectingMovement of liquids
(Definition of discharge verb (SEND OUT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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