rubbish dump


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rubbish dump - a piece of land where waste materials are dumpedrubbish dump - a piece of land where waste materials are dumped
eitchen midden, kitchen midden, midden - (archeology) a mound of domestic refuse containing shells and animal bones marking the site of a prehistoric settlement
garbage heap, junk heap, junk pile, refuse heap, rubbish heap, scrapheap, trash heap, trash pile - an accumulation of refuse and discarded matter
toxic dumpsite, toxic waste dump, toxic waste site - a location where toxic wastes can be or have been disposed of (often illegally)
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
Translations
smetiště
affaldsdynge
kaatopaikka
smetlište
ごみ捨て場
쓰레기 수거장
soptipp
ที่ทิ้งขยะ
chỗ đổ rác

rubbish dump

ndiscarica (delle immondizie)

rubbish dump

مَقْلَبُ النُّفَايَات smetiště affaldsdynge Müllhalde χωματερή vertedero de basuras kaatopaikka dépotoir smetlište discarica ごみ捨て場 쓰레기 수거장 vuilstort søppelfylling śmietnisko depósito de lixo свалка soptipp ที่ทิ้งขยะ çöp döküm alanı chỗ đổ rác 垃圾堆
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MEDIEVAL finds that were preserved in an ancient rubbish dump in Newcastle city centre have been described as some of the richest discoveries ever in the city.
Supply of five rubbish dump trucks with tipping containers.
Having turned Huddersfield into a dump they will then have succeeded in turning the countryside into a rubbish dump.
Fire fighters on Tuesday were trying to control a blaze that broke out near the rubbish dump of the village of Trimiklini in Limassol.
The former Corrie actress, 28, sprang into action at her local rubbish dump in combat print joggers and leather jacket.
THIS is the shocking sight in a Liverpool cemetery after fly-tippers used it as a rubbish dump.
RUBBISH dump workers waded through mounds of garden waste in a recycling skip to find a wedding ring.
To keep Karranah beach clear of rubbish (and a lot of other areas too), why doesn't the government build a rubbish dump where people can take their rubbish, dump it in skips and the government can either recycle it or incinerate it?
In Mariutia, an area named after a canal that used to irrigate the fields on both sides before Haram became a densely populated district, a huge rubbish dump, 100m wide and deep, defies all basic rules of hygiene and aesthetic values.
The slum was built on a rubbish dump that was buried by a landslide.
Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs will close Jeddah's Al- Nakheel rubbish dump and turn the area into an amusement park at a cost of SR 29.
1 : to search through quickly and roughly often to steal something <He was left with enough time to rifle through a rubbish dump .