scourers

[ skouuh r-er, skou-er-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF scourers
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Strabo speaks of an alkaline water in Armenia, which was used by the scourers for washing clothes247.

Crude ox-gall is extensively employed by the scourers of woollen cloth, clothes renovators, &c.

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