granny dumping


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gran′ny dump`ing


n.
the abandonment of an elderly person, esp. a relative, at a hospital, bus station, etc.
[1990–95]
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GRANNY dumping became sucha buzzword phrase of 1990s America that it began appearing in dictionaries.
A person could only be extradited for a felony and granny dumping was a misdemeanour.
There was excess capacity back in the NHS's hay-days of 1997, now we have bed-blocking, granny dumping and full waiting rooms.