disposable garbage bags

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Wed Feb 2 17:52:43 UTC 2005

At 11:22 AM -0500 2/2/05, Mark A. Mandel wrote:
>from a friend:
>See below for an amusing LJ entry from Martin [...], and my response.
>>I have just bought, I kid you not, a packet of "disposable garbage bags".
>>If that's a retronym, I *really* don't want to know.

a double-barreled one at that:
[disposable [garbage bag]] vs. [[disposable garbage] bag]

and it's not easy to find bags for the non-disposable kind


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