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WORD ORIGIN

1916, from land (n.) + fill (n.). A euphemism for dump.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LANDFILL

sanitary landfill

noungarbage dump
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.