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Use a small brush, like an old toothbrush, to dislodge as much grime as you can, then vacuum it all up.
So if you’re steaming a surface in order to clean it, even though it looks like the grime may have just disappeared, it hasn’t.
A machine-washable dog coat will protect your big dog from dirt, grime, and moisture while still being easy to clean and reset for the next adventure.
It’s powerful, too, using high-powered suction and rubber brushes that are tailored to lift pet hair and thick grime off of a variety of surfaces.
Inly wondering why any one should wish to conceal such a trifle, I drew it forth, rubbing the grime and dust from it as I did so.
The students brought candles by which to study until it became light, and the roof was soon black with the grime and smoke.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
They presented an uncouth spectacle bedraggled as they were with grime and dirty water.
A cinder stung her face, and when she lifted her hand to the spot, she saw that her glove was black with grime.
But he was covered with grime and dust and his clothing was torn and streaked with blood.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
She had hardly finished washing coal-grime and cracked cornmeal from her hands, when Paul's call sounded in front.
MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD

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