recycle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v recycle use again after processing "We must recycle the cardboard boxes"
    • v recycle cause to repeat a cycle
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Quotations

  • Tahanie
    Tahanie
    “You can tell how high a society is by how much of its garbage is recycled.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “One thing you can't recycle is wasted time”
  • Mark Putzke
    Mark Putzke
    “Nature recycles itself. History repeats itself. Religion has faith in itself. Technology creates itself. Humanity loves itself.”

Usage

In literature:

There was also trouble with the air-and-water recycling system.
"The Cosmic Computer" by Henry Beam Piper
Like recycled air anywhere, it smelled flat.
"Fearful Symmetry" by Ann Wilson
I can tell it's a sixties bar by the spiffy waiter recycling sheets for tablecloths.
"Coming to Grips with White Knuckles" by Paul Cameron Brown
The recycled air he was breathing smelled stale and vaguely synthetic.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
So that's what you're going to do for Kodacell, make these things out of recycled toys?
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
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In poetry:

So every spring these branches load their shelves,
like libraries with newly published leaves,
till waste recycles them—paper to snow—
but, at zero of suffering, one mind
lasts like this oak with a few brazen leaves.
"Forest Of Europe" by Derek Walcott

In news:

Retailers and their grower-customers have helped the Ag Container Recycling Council (ACRC) reach the 100,000,000-pound milestone of its nationwide recycling program.
More than 500,000 pounds of recyclable materials have been collected during the first six weeks of a new recycling drop-off program for rural areas in Seneca, Sandusky and Ottawa counties.
Quizzing the Recycle Bin If the Recycle Bin is disabled or set to 0% for any drive, HDValet doesn't permit use of the Recycle Bin.
Electronics recycling plant certified to Responsible Recycling Practices standard.
The new recycled trays are made from 80 percent recycled PET and are easily recycled by customers after use.
Starbucks wants its cups to be 100 percent recyclable by 2012 and is recruiting the packaging and recycling industries to help it get there.
Recyclable debris from the recent flooding has caused all sorts of recyclable debris to wash into ECHO's parking lot.
She knows the box can be recycled , though, so she breaks it down and stuffs it in her recycling bin.
Recycling of the Freshpacks is supported by the wider Mars Drinks Recycling Program, partnering with TerraCycle.
THE AZTEC RUINS NATIONAL MONUMENT WILL HOST THEIR FIRST NATIONAL AMERICA RECYCLES DAY EVENT ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH FROM 10:00 am TO 2:00 pm BRING IN ALL OF YOUR RECYCLABLES AND THE RUINS' STAFF WILL TAKE THEM IN FOR YOU.
Blue Star Recyclers workers Frankie Shaw, Ryan Grade, and Ray Phillips work to dismantle computers that are being recycled.
Liberty Tire Recycling announced its nationwide partnership with The Hertz Corporation to recover and recycle scrap tires form car rental outlets.
It also has been validated by UL Environment as having a 95% recyclability rate, joining Carrier 's PrimeLINE unit as the only container refrigeration units to achieve recyclability validation.
Thousands have been recycled through NYSEG's Refrigerator and Freezer Recycling Program.
The recycling efforts have garnered awards for the school and money from a recycling company.
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In science:

An ensemble of such measurements on recycled pulsars has great promise for reference frame ties, as well as for the detection of gravitational waves.
Precision Astrometry with the Very Long Baseline Array: Parallaxes and Proper Motions for 14 Pulsars
Finally, we have compared our precise astrometry on the recycled pulsar J1713+0747 with two independent results from pulse timing.
Precision Astrometry with the Very Long Baseline Array: Parallaxes and Proper Motions for 14 Pulsars
The comparison can be used to verify consistency between the extragalactic ICRF and the Solar system reference frame, especially as part of an ensemble of recycled pulsars.
Precision Astrometry with the Very Long Baseline Array: Parallaxes and Proper Motions for 14 Pulsars
Thus, we expect delayed recycling to have little effect on the masses or stellar ages of a typical galaxy but to boost the individual star formation rates by about a factor 2.
Galaxies in a Simulated $\Lambda$CDM Universe II: Observable Properties and Constraints on Feedback
Ejective feedback processes might succeed in removing the recycled gas before it forms stars, thus resulting in lowered stellar masses and smaller increases in the star formation rate.
Galaxies in a Simulated $\Lambda$CDM Universe II: Observable Properties and Constraints on Feedback
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