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Synonyms for discard

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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Clams that have opened before they're cooked are dead and should be discarded faster than you can say halaan.
The discard ban is to end the practice of juvenile fish being discarded at sea.
First of its kind in the emirate, the recyclable collection centre will help residents to segregate wastes at home and dispose discarded items in different chutes.
The question is how do we decide which to keep, which to discard and why?
By analyzing the data and the reason for the discard, the blood transfusion services can develop plans to improve performance through education and training of staff and introduce new measures in order to minimize the number of discarded blood to a reasonable rate.
The discard ban has already been in place for 12 months for pelagic species like mackerel and herring.
Abstract--Fishing activities on charter boats that targeted reef fishes were documented by observers in 2012 and 2013 to examine the effect of fishing season (open versus closed) for red snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) on fishing effort, catch, and discard variables.
Lou Correa stated, "Californians buy about 4 million new mattresses and box springs each year, and discard roughly two million units.
European Union fisheries ministers reached an agreement on the key steps to achieve a genuine discard ban as part of a reformed Common Fisheries Policy (CFP).
From January first, 2017 discard will be phased out in the Mediterranean, in the Blac Sea and in all EU waters and non-EU waters, noted a statement issued by the ministers.
IN January 2011 Hugh Fernley-Whittingstall started his fish fight against the disgusting waste of good fish, the practice of the discard by EU fishermen.
The UK trial reduced discards of North Sea cod and Western Channel sole to just 0.2%, compared to average discard rates for North Sea cod trawlers of around 38% and 28% for Western Channel sole beam trawlers in 2010.
The House of Representatives has passed a bill that would hold the central government responsible for finding a way to discard high-level radioactive waste from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant that suffered damaged following the nation's March earthquake and tsunami.
That is why the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute recommends drawing a discard tube when using a butterfly set and the coag tube is the first tube.
Last year Scottish vessels were forced to discard almost 28,000 tonnes of fish.