trash can

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trash′ can`

a container for the disposal of dry waste matter.
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Noun1.trash can - a bin that holds rubbish until it is collectedtrash can - a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected
bin - a container; usually has a lid
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The medical examiner in that case has ruled Bland's death a suicide by hanging; Waller County officials have said that a trash can liner was found around Bland's neck at the time of her July 13 death.
Known for its iconic pedal trash can, Vipp partnered with German fashion brand Lever Couture for a collection of trash cans called Trashion.
People "don't buy it because it's a trash can, but because it's a piece of furniture, a fashion statement," said Egelund, president of Vipp Inc.
But when that waste is an improvised explosive device placed in a public trash can, waste can certainly make haste.
The product, the Trash Can Dumper, lifts containers 45 degrees above the dumpsters and works by a hand crank and push button.
For higher-end, better-designed models, consumers can expect to pay over $150 for a quality trash can," said a spokeswoman for Organize.
The PlastiTown 45 Gallon Wheeled Trash Can was selected as one of sixty products to be honored as part of the Going Green Display at the International Home + Housewares Show.
We need the municipality to put a trash can next to every shop and people must put trash cans next to their homes," said Tawfiq.
Brabantia, for example is expanding its fingerprint-proof finish from its trash can line to laundry care.
It gave us an idea of how difficult it is to re-invent the trash can," he added.
Until we have a fully confined trash can, the explosion's blast pressure will release wherever the trash is loaded.