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washing

noun [U] uk   /ˈwɒʃ.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈwɑː.ʃɪŋ/ (also mainly US wash)
the act of washing clothes: Doing the washing is such a bore! clothes, sheets, etc. that need to be or have just been washed: I hang/peg the washing out in the garden.
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in Korean 세탁…
in Arabic غَسيل…
in Portuguese lavagem, roupa lavada/para lavar, louça para lavar…
in Catalan bugada…
in Japanese 洗濯された物, 洗濯…
in Italian bucato, biancheria da lavare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洗衣服, 待洗的衣物, 剛洗過的衣物…
in Russian стирка…
in Turkish çamaşır…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洗衣服, 待洗的衣物, 刚洗过的衣物…
in Polish pranie…
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