litter basket

litter basket
noun
bin (usually in or outside a public building) into which the public can put rubbish
Syn: ↑litterbin, ↑litter-basket
Hypernyms: ↑bin

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litter basket or litter bin noun
A receptacle for rubbish
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Main Entry:litter

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