landfill - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/ˈlæn(d)ˌfɪl/
singularlandfill
plurallandfills
  1. landfill

    or

    landfill site

    a large hole in the ground where waste from people’s homes or from industry is buried
    1. a.
      [uncountable] the process of burying waste in a landfill
    2. b.
      [uncountable] the waste buried in a landfill