tumble dryer

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tumble dryer

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tumble drier

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a machine that dries wet laundry by rotating it in warmed air inside a metal drum. Also called: tumbler dryer or tumbler
Translations
bubnová sušička
tørretumbler
kuivauskone
aparat za sušenje rublja
þurrkari
回転式乾燥機
회전식 탈수기
torktumlare
เครื่องอบผ้าให้แห้ง
máy sấy quần áo

tumble dryer

n (Brit) → asciugatrice f

tumble dryer

آلةُ تَـجْفيفِ الـمَلاَبِس bubnová sušička tørretumbler Trockner στεγνωτήριο secadora kuivauskone sèche-linge aparat za sušenje rublja asciugabiancheria 回転式乾燥機 회전식 탈수기 droogtrommel tørketrommel suszarka bębnowa máquina de secar roupas, secador de roupa сушильный барабан torktumlare เครื่องอบผ้าให้แห้ง çamaşır kurutma makinesi máy sấy quần áo 滚筒式干衣机
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Use the washing line instead of the tumble dryer Washing machines and tumble driers use huge amounts of energy, most of which is through heating water.
Store chiefs say that demand is up because householders are deciding not to use tumble driers in order to reduce their energy use.
Two children have died in tumble driers since 1999.