: the act of one that dumps; especially : the selling of goods in quantity at below market price
: the practice of refusing emergency medical care to poor or uninsured patients or of referring them to another hospital without that hospital's consent —called also patient dumping
Examples of DUMPING
- laws that prohibit the dumping of toxic materials
- <the dumping of last year's fashions by the garment manufacturers>
First Known Use of DUMPING
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