trash can

usage note
This word may also be spelled “trashcan.”
trash can
noun
1. (waste receptacle) 
a. el bote de basura (M) (Latin America) 
She took the trash cans out and left them on the sidewalk.Ella sacó los botes de basura y los dejó en la acera.
You should throw your waste in the trash can. Debes tirar tu basura en la papelera.
I bought a new trash can for the office. Compré un nuevo cubo de basura para la oficina.
d. el zafacón (M) (Puerto Rico) 
I need to clean the kitchen trash can, it smells.Necesito limpiar el zafacón de la cocina, apesta.
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