Dumping - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʌmpɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word dumping
Brit.  |ˈdʌmpɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word dumping
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to dump

noun

- selling goods abroad at a price below that charged in the domestic market

Examples

laws that prohibit the dumping of toxic materials

...the dumping of last year's fashions by the garment manufacturers...

The government has promised to stop dumping by the state-owned chemical plants.

Illegal dumping of waste is poisoning the stream and killing fish.

They lightened the ship by dumping the corn in the sea.

The rivers are used as dumping grounds for industrial waste.

Can't they see the insanity of dumping radioactive waste in the sea?

a dumping ground for toxic pollutants

Environmentalists have begun a vigorous campaign to oppose nuclear dumping in the area.

No dumping in these woods!

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