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English definition of “spin-dryer”


noun [C] (also spin-drier)     /ˌspɪnˈdraɪ.ər/ US  // UK
a machine into which you put wet clothes, which turns them around and around very fast in order to get most of the water out of them → Compare tumble dryerCleaning clothes spin-dry     /ˌspɪnˈdraɪ/ verb [T] The label says "Do not spin-dry".Cleaning clothes
(Definition of spin-dryer noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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