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smoothing iron

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(Tools) a former name for iron2, iron3
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smoothing iron - home appliance consisting of a flat metal base that is heated and used to smooth clothsmoothing iron - home appliance consisting of a flat metal base that is heated and used to smooth cloth
flatiron - an iron that was heated by placing it on a stove
gauffer, gauffering iron, goffering iron, goffer - an iron used to press pleats and ridges
home appliance, household appliance - an appliance that does a particular job in the home
steam iron - a pressing iron that can emit steam
travel iron - a small lightweight iron that can be carried while traveling
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Global domestic laundry appliances market is segmented in to automatic washing machines, drying machines, other washing machines and electric smoothing irons. Introduction of new features in washing machine such large capacity, fast spin speeds, high energy consumption and digital display provides comfort and gives better experiences to user.
They didn't want me to talk about my cycle models, so I talked about my collection of domestic smoothing irons. Why had I a collection of irons?
In the winter my mother put the smoothing irons in front of the fireplace to heat and would wrap them in towels and put them at our feet to keep us warm under the handmade quilts and feather bed.