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waste

 [wāst]
1. gradual loss, decay, or diminution of bulk.
2. material that is unfit for further use within the organism.
3. to gradually deteriorate.

waste

(wāst)
v.
To gradually lose energy, strength, or bodily substance, as from disease.
n.
The undigested residue of food eliminated from the body; excrement.

waste

Environment adjective Relating to materials that are discarded or disposed of–eg, waste water noun Materials that are discarded or disposed–eg, biohazardous, hazardous, and regulated waste Medicine verb To become emaciated, to lose body mass, as occurs in terminal stages of progressive disease–eg, AIDS or cancer
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'People are People' is another forceful tune, while the 'World of the Wasteless' gets lyrical, talking about the direct transition from winter to summer when "the rivers are dry and not even the priests have time or energy to pray".
Its major advantage over sheet metal of identical thickness is its lower weight and the fact that it is manufactured by a wasteless technology.
Recovery, with this product, is possible, generating a wasteless, environmentally friendly process.
Interfood Joint Managing Director, Mark Bishop, comments: "The Multicut achieves the highest possible yields of any machine in its class and, in many cases, we are actually achieving wasteless slicing."
Among other activities, Georgia Power sponsors luncheon seminars for chamber of commerce members with chipper, eco-friendly titles like "Walking in a 'Wasteless' Wonderland." The seminars extolled the value of recycling Christmas trees, carpooling, driving hybrid cars, and buying environmentally-sensitive Christmas presents.