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Noun: dumping  dúm-ping
  1. Selling goods abroad at a price below that charged in the domestic market
Verb: dump  dúmp
  1. Throw away as refuse
    "No dumping in these woods!"
     
  2. [informal] Sever all ties with, usually unceremoniously or irresponsibly
    "The company dumped him after many years of service"; "She dumped her boyfriend when she fell in love with a rich man";
    - ditch [informal], chuck [Brit, informal]
     
  3. [informal] Sell at artificially low prices
    - underprice
     
  4. Drop (stuff) in a heap or mass
    "The truck dumped the garbage in the street"
     
  5. Fall abruptly
    "It dumped to the bottom of the well";
    - plunge
     
  6. Knock down with force
    "He dumped his opponent";
    - deck [informal], coldcock [N. Amer, informal], knock down, floor
     
  7. (computing) copy data from memory to disk, or from one storage device to another esp. for backup

Derived forms: dumpings

Type of: beat, cast aside, cast away, cast out, chuck out, discard, dispose, drop, fling, flog [Brit, informal], get rid of, marketing, merchandising, put away, remove, sell, selling, throw away, throw out, toss, toss away, toss out

Encyclopedia: Dumping

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