trash vs. garbage

D. Ezra Johnson ezra_50 at HOTMAIL.COM
Mon Jan 22 21:19:23 UTC 2001

And of course in the computing domain we have Mac. "Trash", cognate with
Win. "Recycle Bin", but could we imagine an OS with a "Garbage"?

Putting something in the Trash simply means you don't want it anymore, but
putting a file in the Garbage would carry more negative connotations.

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