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vb (tr, adverb)
to wipe clean with a damp sponge or cloth
the act or instance of sponging down
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|Verb||1.||sponge down - clean with a sponge, by rubbing|
rub - move over something with pressure; "rub my hands"; "rub oil into her skin"
|2.||sponge down - wash with a sponge|
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