Definitions for garbage collector

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. garbage man, garbageman, garbage collector, garbage carter, garbage hauler, refuse collector, dustman(noun)

    someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse

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  1. garbage collector(Noun)

    An algorithm, procedure or thread dedicated to garbage collection: reclaiming resources which are no longer in use.

  2. garbage collector(Noun)

    A sanitation engineer; a worker who removes refuse.

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