junkyard
junkyard junkyard n. a field where junk is collected and stored for resale. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • junkyard — ► NOUN N. Amer. ▪ a scrapyard …   English terms dictionary

  • junkyard — ☆ junkyard [juŋ′yärd΄ ] n. a place where old metal, paper, etc. is kept, sorted, and sold or old cars are junked …   English World dictionary

  • Junkyard — The word junkyard may refer to: *A wrecking yard, also known as a junkyard or scrapyard *Junkyard (band), a hard rock band based in Los Angeles * Junkyard (album), by Australian band The Birthday Party …   Wikipedia

  • Junkyard — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Junkyard peut faire références à : Junkyard, groupe de hard rock de Los Angeles ; Junkyard, un album du groupe The Birthday Party. Catégorie :… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • junkyard — UK [ˈdʒʌŋkˌjɑː(r)d] / US [ˈdʒʌŋkˌjɑrd] noun [countable] Word forms junkyard : singular junkyard plural junkyards a scrapyard …   English dictionary

  • junkyard — noun Junkyard is used before these nouns: ↑dog …   Collocations dictionary

  • junkyard — [[t]ʤʌ̱ŋkjɑː(r)d[/t]] junkyards N COUNT A junkyard is the same as a scrapyard …   English dictionary

  • junkyard — noun Date: 1880 a yard used to store sometimes resalable junk …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • junkyard — /jungk yahrd /, n. a yard for the collection, storage, and resale of junk. [1875 80, Amer.; JUNK1 + YARD2] * * * …   Universalium

  • junkyard — noun a) A place where rubbish is placed. b) A business that sells used metal or items. Syn: scrapyard …   Wiktionary

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