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waste disposal unit Line breaks: waste dis|posal unit

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also waste disposer)

Definition of waste disposal unit in English:


An electrically operated device fitted to the waste pipe of a kitchen sink for grinding up food waste.
Example sentences
  • The sinks can also be fitted with a convenient waste disposal unit.
  • Other features include an integrated fridge freezer and dishwasher, a water purification system and a waste disposal unit.
  • The apartments come decorated and carpeted and standard features include tiled en suite bathrooms, solid oak doors, range cookers and compact waste disposal units.
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