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disposable

dis·pos·a·ble

disposable

 
 
pronunciation:
dih spo z bl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: designed for or capable of being disposed of after use.
He bought a disposable razor to take on his trip.
definition 2: available for use.
These people have little disposable income.
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part of speech: noun
definition: something designed or intended to be thrown away, usu. after one using.
Don't you think it's a waste to continue using disposables?
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derivations: disposably (adv.), disposability (n.), disposableness (n.)
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