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dry–clean

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verb \ˈdrī-ˌklēn\

Simple Definition of dry–clean

  • : to clean (clothing, curtains, etc.) by using special chemicals instead of water

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dry–clean

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to dry cleaning

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to undergo dry cleaning

dry–cleanable

play \-ˈklē-nə-bəl\ adjective

1817

First Known Use of dry–clean

1817

Rhymes with dry–clean

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DRY–CLEAN Defined for Kids

dry–clean

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verb \ˈdrī-ˌklēn\

Definition of dry–clean for Students

dry–cleaned

dry–cleaning

  1. :  to clean (fabrics) with chemicals instead of water




Learn More about dry–clean

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of dry–clean


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