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adjective as in cleaning

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noun as in laundry

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noun as in cleaning

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Example Sentences

Better battery-charged heated gloves will even offer the ability to remove the electrical components to allow for washing and drying gloves.

Please continue to practice standard public health and safety measures, including mask wearing, regular hand washing, and physical distancing.

By keeping up with your social distancing, hand washing, and mask-wearing, you will thank yourself later.

Once the water bills started piling up, Shara Sin and her children switched to eating off paper plates to avoid the cost of washing.

This pair directly targets the heel, feet, and calf, and they’re anti-bacterial and moisture-wicking to allow for multiple wears without consistent washing.

For days, the ruble has been falling and salaries shrinking; shoppers have rushed to snap up TV sets and washing machines.

Followers had traveled many miles to mourn the loss, and aid in the ritual washing, dressing, and honoring of the body.

As infants, my kids ate food right off the floor without washing or boiling.

The gloves washing with the alcohol, that makes sense to me.

Some facilities had begun erecting “bamboo hand washing stations” at the entrance to hospitals, but not enough.

At this same time they seized in Nangasaqui a servant of the father provincial, Matheo Couros, who was washing his clothes.

With Wright's stain it can be brought out by staining longer and washing less than for the ordinary blood-stain.

"Farmer Green's cat was washing her face on the doorsteps," Sandy explained triumphantly.

She peeped out at him two or three times as she stood washing herself in the little basin between the windows.

Is spring water fit for washing the iodized paper; if it contains either sulphate or bicarbonate of lime or muriate of soda?


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