Definitions for garbage disposal
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disposal, electric pig, garbage disposal(noun)
a kitchen appliance for disposing of garbage
An electric device in a kitchen drain that gets rid of food waste by shredding it to tiny bits that wash down.
Garbage disposal unit
A garbage disposal unit or waste disposal unit is a device, usually electrically powered, installed under a kitchen sink between the sink's drain and the trap. The disposal unit shreds food waste into pieces small enough—generally less than 2 mm —to pass through plumbing. In Canada they are commonly known as garburators. Garbage disposal units are widely used in United States households, but far less commonly used elsewhere.
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