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washableadjective

uk   /ˈwɒʃ.ə.bəl/ us   /ˈwɑː.ʃə.bəl/
able to be washed in a washing machine without being damaged: I never buy clothes that aren't machine-washable.
(Definition of washable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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washableadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈwɑʃ·ə·bəl, ˈwɔ·ʃə-/
able to be cleaned in water without damaging the material: Are these pants washable?
If a type of material or a piece of clothing is machine-washable, it can be cleaned in a washing machine.
(Definition of washable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “washable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可机洗的, 耐洗的…
in Turkish yıkanabilir…
in Russian моющийся, стирающийся…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可機洗的, 耐洗的…
in Polish (nadający się) do prania, zmywalny…
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