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dryer

noun [C] ( also drier)
 
 
/ˈdraɪər/
a machine for drying wet things, usually clothes or hair →  See also tumble dryer HairdressingMachinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic choresKitchen appliances
Translations of “dryer”
in Korean 건조기…
in Arabic مُجَفِّف…
in Portuguese secadora…
in Catalan assecadora…
in Japanese ドライヤー…
in Italian asciugatrice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 烘乾機…
in Russian сушилка, фен…
in Turkish (çamaşır, saç vb.) kurutma makinası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烘干机…
in Polish suszarka…
(Definition of dryer from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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