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dry cleaning

noun

Simple Definition of dry cleaning

  • : the process of cleaning cloth with special chemicals instead of water

  • : clothing or cloth items that have been dry-cleaned

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dry cleaning

  1. 1 :  the cleansing of fabrics with substantially nonaqueous organic solvents

  2. 2 :  something that is dry-cleaned

Examples of dry cleaning in a sentence

  1. I can pick up the dry cleaning on my way home.



1855

First Known Use of dry cleaning

1855


DRY CLEANING Defined for Kids

dry cleaning

noun

Definition of dry cleaning for Students

  1. 1 :  the cleaning of fabrics with a substance other than water

  2. 2 :  something that has been cleaned by a dry cleaner





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