Origin of dumping-ground
Examples from the Web for dumping-ground
America long remained a dumping-ground for nearly all the nations of the world having an excess of population.As A Chinaman Saw Us|Anonymous
This country must not be made the dumping-ground for foreign vagabondism.
A “dump” or “dumping-ground” is thus the place where such waste material is deposited.
Frost was the agent, ice was his delver, water his carrier, and the basin of Lake Ontario his dumping-ground.The Falls of Niagara and Other Famous Cataracts|George W. Holley
They were in the crew that went out that day to the dumping-ground, far outside the harbor.Children of the Tenements|Jacob A. Riis