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Noun1.tumble-dryer - a clothes dryer that spins wet clothes inside a cylinder with heated airtumble-dryer - a clothes dryer that spins wet clothes inside a cylinder with heated air
clothes drier, clothes dryer - a dryer that dries clothes wet from washing
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on the balance of probabilities the fire could be attributed to a problem with the tumble-dryer, more specifically an electrical fault associated with the door switch assembly".
HORROR BLAZE Fire caused by tumble-dryer in Hall Bower, West Yorks
The old tumble-dryer, a Crusader CT31V which the family bought second hand, had a safety facility to ensure that when the door was opened, the spinning stopped.
THE families of two men killed in a flat fire are preparing to sue electricals giants Whirlpool over the faulty tumble-dryer which started the blaze.
A fire caused by the overheating of a tumble-dryer in an Ayia Napa hotel was put under control early Thursday.
GUESTS staying at a holiday complex on Anglesey were led to safety after a tumble-dryer caught fire in a laundry room.
Official details released in response to parliamentary questions from Tories showed that public funds were used to buy and install a fridge-freezer, at a cost of pounds 786, a washer-dryer (pounds 736) and a tumble-dryer (pounds 366) for the flat.
If you're not filling up the washing machine, tumble-dryer or dishwasher, use the half-load or economy programme.
The fire was traced to a tumble-dryer which had overheated and the residents were able to return soon afterwards.
THREE children died in a blaze started by an overheated tumble-dryer.
He was in the tumble-dryer for half an hour on hot,' he said.
It means creases disappear and it falls back into shape once it's put on a hanger after a spin in the tumble-dryer.