recycling


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re·cy·cling

 (rē-sī′kə-lĭng, -klĭng)
n.
1. The activity or process of extracting and reusing useful substances found in waste.
2. Materials that have been set apart from refuse so that they can be recycled: She set the recycling out by the curb.

recycling

(ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ)
n
1.
a. the act of processing used materials into new products for further use
b. (as modifier): a recycling centre.
2. (as modifier): a recycling centre.

recycling

Conserving by reusing (directly or after reprocessing) such used materials as aluminum, glass and paper.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recycling - the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new productsrecycling - the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new products
usage, use, utilisation, utilization, exercise, employment - the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
bottle collection - collecting bottles for reuse
Translations
recyklace
genbrug
kierrätys
reciklaža
リサイクル
재활용
återvinning
การนำกลับมาใช้อีก
sự tái chế

recycling

[ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ]
A. Nreciclado m, reciclaje m
B. CPD recycling plant Nplanta f de reciclado or reciclaje

recycling

[ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ]
n [paper, glass, products, materials, waste] → recyclage m
modif [bin, centre, facilities, industry, scheme] → de recyclagerecycling plant nusine f de retraitement

recycling


recycling

:
recycling bin
nRecyclingbehälter m
recycling centre
n (Brit) → Wertstoffsammelstelle f
recycling plant
nWiederaufbereitungsanlage f, → Recyclingwerk nt
recycling site

recycling

إعَادَةُ اِسْتِخْدام recyklace genbrug Recycling ανακύκλωση reciclado kierrätys recyclage reciklaža riciclaggio リサイクル 재활용 recycling resirkulering recykling reciclagem утилизация отходов återvinning การนำกลับมาใช้อีก geri dönüştürmek sự tái chế 再生

recycling

n reciclaje m
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