recycleverb [ T ]uk /ˌriːˈsaɪ.kəl/ us /ˌriːˈsaɪ.kəl/
› to use something again for a different purpose:
- Metal, paper and glass can be recycled.
- Old newspapers are pulped and recycled.
- As a nation we recycle a mere 20 percent of our waste.
- Can you recycle cardboard?
- She recycles as much as she can.
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