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What in creation was spilling over several folding tables—used ball-point pens, foil, torn newspaper, doodles, bits of paper, the contents of a wastepaper basket held together with cardboard and brown packing tape.
Then there was the problem of the huge amount of wastepaper that piled up around the studio—
With another marquee name to market, the Madison Square Garden strongman James L. Dolan is less likely to kick over office wastepaper baskets.
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WASTEPAPER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wastepaper for English Language Learners
: paper that you throw away because it has been used or is not needed
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