e-waste

noun
\ ˈē-ˌwāst How to pronounce e-waste (audio) \

Definition of e-waste

: waste consisting of discarded electronic products (such as computers, televisions, and cell phones)

First Known Use of e-waste

1999, in the meaning defined above

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“E-waste.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/e-waste. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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