recyclable
adjective or noun see recycle I

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  • recyclable — [ r(ə)siklabl ] adj. • 1974; de recycler ♦ Que l on peut recycler. Matériaux, déchets recyclables. ● recyclable adjectif Qui peut être recyclé. recyclable adj. Qui peut être recyclé. recyclable [ʀəsiklabl] adj …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • recyclable — 1971 (adj.), from RECYCLE (Cf. recycle) + ABLE (Cf. able). As a noun, by 1973. Related: Recyclables …   Etymology dictionary

  • recyclable — recycle re‧cy‧cle [ˌriːˈsaɪkl] verb [intransitive, transitive] to put used objects or materials through a special process, so that they can be used again: • We recycle all our cans and bottles. • Environmentalists have attacked the material… …   Financial and business terms

  • Recyclable — Recyclage Le recyclage est un procédé de traitement des déchets (déchet industriel ou ordures ménagères) qui permet de réintroduire, dans le cycle de production d un produit, des matériaux qui composaient un produit similaire arrivé en fin de vie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • recyclable — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ easily ▪ Paper is easily recyclable. ▪ 100%, completely, fully …   Collocations dictionary

  • recyclable — re|cy|cla|ble [ˌri:ˈsaıkləbəl] adj used materials or substances that are recyclable can be recycled ▪ recyclable cardboard packaging >recyclable n [C usually plural] AmE …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • recyclable — [[t]riːsa͟ɪkələb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED Recyclable waste or materials can be processed and used again. ...a separate bin for recyclable waste products …   English dictionary

  • recyclable — adjective used materials or substances that are recyclable can be recycled recyclable noun (usually plural): AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • recyclable — 1. adjective Able to be recycled. Soda cans are recyclable. 2. noun An object that can be recycled, such as a soda can. The garbage and recyclables need to be taken out to the street tomorrow …   Wiktionary

  • recyclable — recycle ► VERB 1) convert (waste) into reusable material. 2) use again. DERIVATIVES recyclable adjective recycler noun …   English terms dictionary

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