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Hoover

noun [C] uk   /ˈhuː.vər/ us    /-vɚ/ UK trademark
hoover
verb [I or T] uk   UK us  
He was busy hoovering the bedroom carpet when I got home.
hoovering
noun [U] uk   /-vər.ɪŋ/ us    /-vɚ.ɪŋ/ UK
Could you do the hoovering?
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