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Noun: wastebasket  'weyst,bãs-kit
  1. A container with an open top; for discarded paper and other rubbish
    - wastepaper basket, waste-paper basket, waste basket, circular file

Derived forms: wastebaskets, waste baskets

Type of: container

Encyclopedia: Wastebasket