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dispose.

dis*pose

Pronunciation: \dis-'p[macron over o]z\

verb

dis*posed

dis*pos*ing

: to put in place : arrange <Campsites were disposed around the lake.>

dispose of 1 : to finish with <The matter was quickly disposed of.> 2 : to get rid of <Please dispose of trash properly.>

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Publication:Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary
Date:Jan 1, 2009
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