What does disposal mean?

Definitions for disposal
dɪˈspoʊ zəldis·pos·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disposalnoun

    the power to use something or someone

    "used all the resources at his disposal"

  2. administration, disposalnoun

    a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)

  3. disposal, dispositionnoun

    the act or means of getting rid of something

  4. disposal, electric pig, garbage disposalnoun

    a kitchen appliance for disposing of garbage

Wiktionary

  1. disposalnoun

    An arrangement, categorization or classification of things

  2. disposalnoun

    a disposing of or getting rid of something

  3. disposalnoun

    the power to use something or someone

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disposalnoun

    the act of disposing, or disposing of, anything; arrangement; orderly distribution; a putting in order; as, the disposal of the troops in two lines

  2. Disposalnoun

    ordering; regulation; adjustment; management; government; direction

  3. Disposalnoun

    regulation of the fate, condition, application, etc., of anything; the transference of anything into new hands, a new place, condition, etc.; alienation, or parting; as, a disposal of property

  4. Disposalnoun

    power or authority to dispose of, determine the condition of, control, etc., especially in the phrase at, or in, the disposal of

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'disposal' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4223

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'disposal' in Nouns Frequency: #1662

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disposal in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disposal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of disposal in a Sentence

  1. Attorney Jawaid Iqbal Jafree:

    Now it should be returned to Pakistan, her Majesty the Queen will rise in the highest public interest … with facilitating honest disposal and transferring the possession of the Koh-i-Noor diamond which was illegally taken.

  2. Mary Fallin:

    Science is ever-evolving as to what actually causes earthquakes. We know that disposal wells can cause earthquakes, but not all earthquakes. There are fault lines that are just natural in Oklahoma.

  3. Jason Chaffetz:

    Koskinen must be held accountable for his misconduct, i am committed to using every tool at my disposal to hold Mr. Koskinen responsible for his offenses.

  4. President Donald Trump:

    The federal government is using every resource at its disposal to acquire and distribute critical medical supplies, we didn't have to exercise or utilize the DPA in any way. The fact that we have it helps, but we didn't have to. And for the most part, we won't have to.

  5. Zhou Zhiqiang:

    Local authorities have been focused only on air pollution and water pollution and have not paid attention to waste disposal.

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