Definitions for garbage disposal

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  1. disposal, electric pig, garbage disposal(noun)

    a kitchen appliance for disposing of garbage


  1. garbage disposal(Noun)

    An electric device in a kitchen drain that gets rid of food waste by shredding it to tiny bits that wash down.


  1. 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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