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English definition of “dry clean”

dry clean

verb [T]
 
 
to clean clothes using a special chemical and not with waterCleaning clothes
dry cleaner's noun [C] a shop where you can have your clothes cleaned this wayCleaning clothes dry cleaning noun [U]
(Definition of dry clean from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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