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jettison

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the getting rid of whatever is unwanted or useless

  • with his ship rapidly sinking, the captain ordered a last-ditch jettison of much of its cargo
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jettison

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to get rid of as useless or unwanted

  • just jettison that plan, because we know it won't work
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dispose of, set aside

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