trash compactor

noun

Definition of trash compactor

: a machine that presses trash together
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“Trash compactor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trash%20compactor. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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