Rough, irregular, loose fragments of rock, broken from larger bodies either by natural processes or artificially, as by blasting
A container into which things are discarded.
Any worthless, unnecessary, or offensive matter
A slope of loose rock debris at the base of a steep incline or cliff.
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:
(Informal) Useless or worthless stuff; trash; rubbish
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