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empty

1. Maths Logic (of a set or class) containing no members
2. Philosophy Logic (of a name or description) having no reference
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empty

[′em·tē]
(ordnance)
In ammunition nomenclature, indicating that the munition does not contain a payload, but is designed to contain one at the time of final use.
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Bayocot added that through CTAP's own initiative, a lot in Cavite was rented out for one year to accommodate empty containers from truckers, which will now be able to accommodate the empties starting March 15.
The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) said that starting August 10, container empties will be transferred to Subic Bay's new container terminals 1 and 2.
In 2010 a survey of the recorded owners of the 1,056 empties found 42 owners were considering making their properties available for rent - some received a letter from the project with renting options.