garbage dump


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.garbage dump - a piece of land where waste materials are dumpedgarbage 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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
smetiště
affaldsdynge
kaatopaikka
smetlište
ごみ捨て場
쓰레기 수거장
soptipp
ที่ทิ้งขยะ
chỗ đổ rác

garbage 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
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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A garbage picker works around the Aura garbage dump as it contaminates the Aura River near the mouth of the Amazon in Ananindeua, a municipality on the outskirts of Belem on March 21.
The mayor's office provided the findings of the monitoring of the garbage dump of the capital city.
This new garbage dump is considered to be one of the environmental safety projects in Jeddah, rated to be among the highly polluted cities of the world.
Scientists believe that the world's largest ocean garbage dump is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch that lies midway between Hawaii and San Francisco.
WELSH billionaire Sir Terry Matthews says Wales looks like a "garbage dump" because of the amount of litter and fly-tipping in our cities.
In the time of Christ, Gehenna denoted a garbage dump to the south and west of Jerusalem that smelled and smoldered.
Michael Foreman's Mia's Story: A Sketchbook Of Hopes & Dreams (07636-30632, $15.99) tells of a girl who lives in a garbage dump between the big city and the mountains.
Peter Jay Sharp Center for Opportunity in the Community Facility category--renovation of a 75,000 square foot knitting factory into transitional housing for 400 homeless men; state of the art computer labs, office space and an industrial kitchen; transformation of an adjacent garbage dump into a recreational area.
The three leads--the flamboyant yet maternal Hana, the embittered alcoholic Gin, and the teen runaway Miyuki--will all come to grips with the ghosts of their pasts as they spend Christmas trying to find the mother of the baby they come across in a garbage dump.
Padilla works a one-acre patch in a garbage dump bordering Nezahualcoyoll, a poor Mexico City suburb a few miles east of the recycling warehouse.
A mutilated human torso was found Tuesday morning in a plastic bag at a garbage dump in Tokyo's Sumida Ward, police said.
The issue came about when the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development decided to halt the disposal of garbage accumulated within Colombo city limits at the Kerawalapitiya garbage dump.