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disposable

[də′spō·zə·bəl]
(engineering)
Within a manufacturing system, designed to be discarded after use and replaced by an identical item, such as a filter element.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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