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dumping-ground

[duhm-ping-ground] /ˈdʌm pɪŋˌgraʊnd/
noun
1.
dump (def 17).
Origin of dumping-ground
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism
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  • It is as though the estate has become a social dumping-ground.
  • Forensic experts are scouring a possible dumping-ground for bone fragments.

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