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[duhst-bin] /ˈdʌstˌbɪn/

noun, Chiefly British.
an ashcan; garbage can.
a large, usually cylindrical container for rubbish, esp one used by a household US and Canadian names garbage can, trash can

1848, from dust (n.) + bin.


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