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Hooververb [I/T]

 us   /ˈhu·vər/ Br
to ​vacuum Note: Hoover is a trademark for cleaning and other equipment.
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Hoovernoun [C]

uk   /ˈhuː.vər/  us   /ˈhuː.vɚ/ UK trademark
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