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disposable  


      adj  
1    designed for disposal after use  
disposable cups     
2    available for use if needed  
disposable assets     
      n  
3    something, such as a baby's nappy, that is designed for disposal  
4    pl      short for       disposable goods  
  disposability, disposableness      n  


disposable goods  
      pl n   consumer goods that are used up a short time after purchase, including perishables, newspapers, clothes, etc.  
   Compare       durable goods     (Also called)    disposables  
disposable income  
      n  
1    the money a person has available to spend after paying taxes, pension contributions, etc.  
2    the total amount of money that the individuals in a community, country, etc., have available to buy consumer goods  
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n.
(in neomarxist thought) the second main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of formation. The members of the formoisie have human capital, receive high wages (the most frequently thanks to their diplomas) and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1993 Yanick Toutain)
[Hum. Sc.] The formoisie is the social class that created social-democracy and stalinism.
n.
(in neomarxist thought) the third main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of innovation. The members of the innovoisie have usually human innovating capital. They receive (as individuals) copyrights or patent rights and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1996 Yanick Toutain)

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