Definition of 'garbage collection'
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And who is to blame for the penny-pinching cut in garbage collections? The Sun (2008)Cable television and garbage collection are also common franchises. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Taxi service, cable TV, and garbage collection are frequently cited examples of government-granted monopolies. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)
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