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dry-clean

(drī′klēn′)
tr.v. dry-cleaned, dry-clean·ing, dry-cleans
To clean (clothing or fabrics) with chemical solvents that have little or no water.

dry cleaner n.
dry cleaning n.
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dry′ clean′er


n.
1. a business that does dry cleaning.
2. the owner or operater of such a business.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dry cleaner - the operator of dry-cleaning establishmentdry cleaner - the operator of dry-cleaning establishment
market keeper, shopkeeper, storekeeper, tradesman - a merchant who owns or manages a shop
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Translations
čistírna
renseri
kuivapesula
kemijska čistonica
ドライクリーニング屋
세탁소
kemtvätteri
ร้านซักแห้ง
hiệu giặt khô là hơi

dry cleaner

مَحَلُّ التَّنْظِيفِ الـجافّ čistírna renseri chemische Reinigung καθαριστήριο tintorería kuivapesula pressing kemijska čistonica tintoria ドライクリーニング屋 세탁소 stomerij renseri pralnia chemiczna lavandaria a seco, lavanderia a seco химчистка kemtvätteri ร้านซักแห้ง kuru temizleyici hiệu giặt khô là hơi 干洗店
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