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washing machine

noun [C] uk   us  
A2 a machine for washing clothes, sheets, and other things made of cloth: a front/top-loading washing machine Could you empty/load the washing machine, please?
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in Korean 세탁기…
in Arabic غَسّالة…
in Portuguese máquina de lavar roupa…
in Catalan rentadora…
in Japanese 洗濯機…
in Italian lavatrice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洗衣機…
in Russian стиральная машина…
in Turkish çamaşır makinası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洗衣机…
in Polish pralka…
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