One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A type of waste-disposal unit installed beneath a sink, designed to shred or grind waste into small pieces which can pass through household plumbing. [The form Garberator is a trademark in Canada.]
1940s; earliest use found in The Toronto Star. From garb- + -erator; in the form garburator perhaps after carburettor.
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