(Informal) Useless or worthless stuff; trash; rubbish
Any worthless, unnecessary, or offensive matter
A container into which things are discarded.
Material with similar physical characteristics, whatever its origins or transport.
A porous igneous rock, usually stratified, formed by consolidation of volcanic ash, dust, etc.
Particles of matter regarded as the result of disintegration:
Rubble is defined as loose and rough pieces of rock that came from a bigger piece, a structure made from such material, or debris from destroyed buildings.
A slope of loose rock debris at the base of a steep incline or cliff.
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