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shampoo

noun uk   /ʃæmˈpuː/ ( plural shampoos) us  
A2 [C or U] a liquid used for washing hair, or for washing particular objects or materials: an anti-dandruff shampoo a carpet shampoo Directions: wet hair, apply shampoo and massage into a rich lather. [C] an act of washing something, especially your hair, with shampoo: My hair/The rug/The dog needs a shampoo. She went to the hairdressers for a shampoo and set.
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shampoo

verb [T] uk   /ʃæmˈpuː/ us  
to wash something with shampoo: Duncan shampooed my hair and then Tracy cut it.
Translations of “shampoo”
in Korean 샴푸…
in Arabic شامبو…
in French shampooing…
in Turkish şampuan…
in Italian sciampo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洗髮精, 洗髮劑, 洗滌劑…
in Russian шампунь…
in Polish szampon…
in Spanish champú, lavado y marcado…
in Portuguese xampu…
in German das Shampoo, das Waschen…
in Catalan xampú…
in Japanese シャンプー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 香波, 洗发剂, 洗涤剂…
(Definition of shampoo from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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