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cleaner

noun clean·er \ˈklē-nər\

: a person whose job is to clean something

: a substance used for cleaning things

: a device or machine used for cleaning things

Full Definition of CLEANER

1
a :  one whose work is cleaning
b :  dry cleaner; also :  a dry-cleaning shop —usually used in plural
2
:  a preparation for cleaning
3
:  an implement or machine for cleaning
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Examples of CLEANER

  1. He recommends using baking soda as a general household cleaner.
  2. <a kitchen shelf loaded with household cleaners>

First Known Use of CLEANER

1720

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