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Synonyms for discard

to let go or get rid of as being useless or defective, for example

Synonyms for discard

anything that is cast aside or discarded

(cards) the act of throwing out a useless card or of failing to follow suit

getting rid something that is regarded as useless or undesirable

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Commenting on the next phase of the discard ban, Fisheries Minister George Eustice said: The UK is leading the way in championing sustainable fishing, and the latest phase of the discard ban will help put an end to the wasteful practice of throwing fish back, dead, overboard.
However, in all of these surveys, discard numbers and the disposition of catch (live or dead) are entirely self-reported by fishermen.
The Welsh Government was part of the UK delegation at this Fisheries Council, negotiating mechanisms to enable a discard ban to be introduced.
They have campaigned against banning discards and want to select only the highest value species and throw away the rest.
On Monday, the European Fisheries Council met to discuss the issue of discards.
Meanwhile, the central government will perform decontamination activities where necessary and will discard waste whose radioactivity exceeds a certain level.
Before the documentation completion date, auditors can add information and replace, delete or discard superseded audit documentation.
However, although our automated systems may not be smart enough to recognize every needle they are smart enough to discard much of the hay.
Records stretching back 30 years indicate a tricky problem for marine conservation: When fishing vessels discard less fish-waste material, scavenging seabirds called great skuas attack and kill more neighboring seabirds.
Q If you have a PT only to draw, and are using plastic tubes, what do you use as a discard tube since the red-stopper tube cannot be used?
PanSaver pan liners make cleanup faster and easier: Users simply discard the pan liner and rinse and sterilize the pan.
These were the full hands:You will have discarded one diamond on the queen of spades and now you discard another on the club.
An amnesty box is a sealed container positioned immediately before a metal detector or search checkpoint that allows individuals to discard any item of contraband inside it without fear of detection or arrest.
It is not uncommon for large firms to have good information protection programs, while vendors and subcontractors casually discard records and thereby compromise the internal destruction program.