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English definition of “wipe sth down”

wipe sth down

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with wipe   /waɪp/ us  
to clean the surface of something, such as a table, with a cloth: Every night we wipe the tables down before we shut the restaurant.Cleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general words
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