dish|wash|ing

dish|wash|ing «DIHSH WOSH ihng, -WSH-», noun, adjective.
–n.
the washing of dishes.
–adj.
for washing dishes: »

a dishwashing machine, a dishwashing compound.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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