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    the study of a person or group of people by examining what they throw away

    A garbology study led by Duke Recycles during Earth Month revealed that 43 percent of items thrown in the trash at The Link could have been recycled.

    Submitted by Kerry on 18/03/2016
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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