Simple Definition of landfill
: a system in which waste materials are buried under the ground
: an area where waste is buried under the ground
Full Definition of landfill
1 : an area built up by landfill
2 : a system of trash and garbage disposal in which the waste is buried between layers of earth to build up low-lying land —called also sanitary landfill
Examples of landfill in a sentence
using landfill to dispose of trash
Part of the city was built on landfill.
First Known Use of landfill
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Definition of landfill for Students
1 : a system of garbage and trash disposal in which waste is buried between layers of earth
2 : an area built up by such a landfill
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