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butt

(bət)
1. n. the buttocks. (Colloquial. Potentially offensive, although heard almost everywhere. See the complete list of all entries with butt in the Index of Hidden Key Words.) She fell right on her butt.
2. n. a cigarette butt. Don’t leave your butts in the houseplants!
3. n. a cigarette of any kind. You got a butt I can bum?
4. n. someone or something that is disliked. (see also boody.) The guy’s a real butt. A real squid.
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Do not get them mixed up with your soil pipes (which carry waste from your sinks, baths and toilets and into the sewer) - your water butt will still fill up, but you won't want to spread the result on your garden.
He said fired-clay bricks incorporated with cigarette butts are also lighter with better insulation properties--meaning reduced household heating and cooling costs.
The company in charge of putting the cigarette butts to better use is TerraCycle Canada, the same source details.
The researchers cautioned that the nicotine nests might be just a happy accident, and that the birds may be selecting cigarette butts for other desirable qualities such as fluffiness, warmth, and availability.
com)-- Hold On To Your Butt Awareness Day is Saturday August 13
One butt occupies about one-third the space left by the full cigarette; so, as the smoker continues their way through the cigarettes, more space is freed up for the butts making the storage procedure easier.
When we asked to speak to Joe Butts, he replied: "You've just missed him.
With evidence of cigarette butts' toxicity mounting, the Cigarette Butt Pollution Project is pushing for policy interventions that reduce exposure and put the onus of cleaning up the tons of waste on cigarette manufacturers.
Thus when smokers discard their butts improperly--out the car window or off the end of a pier or onto the sidewalk below--they are essentially tossing these substances willy-nilly into the environment.
Tomei was asked to introduce the bill by a former state parks ranger, Deb Schallert, who, along with her fellow rangers, wearied of picking up bucketloads of cigarette butts at state parks across Oregon.
At the back of Moorfields station (Old Hall Street) entrance the butts are stacking up at a ridiculous rate, you walk up Bixteth Street and again all you see is cigarette butts on the street and smokers callously throwing butts on the floor.
Not only are cigarette butts among the most littered items in the world, but they are also dangerous and can cause fires.
CONSERVE precious rainwater by collecting it in a butt and using it to water your thirsty plants and lawn.
Kick Butts Day (KBD) is an annual celebration of youth advocacy, leadership, and activism in the fight against tobacco.
The allegations of mistreatment are not confined to Butts case.