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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A field where trash is collected and stored for resale.

Usage examples (36)
  • Here in the interior, an automotive junkyard is usually known as a huesario -- boneyard.
  • The so-called junkyard is the home of next-door neighbor Beverly Smith, 596 Hunters Point Road.
  • "The junkyard was the most physically demanding musical number we had ever attempted," Zac says now.
  • A couple who owned a junkyard were allowed to write off the cost of cat food they set out to attract wild cats. for more
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