mouthwash Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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mouthwashnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈmɑʊθˌwɑʃ, -ˌwɔʃ/
a ​liquid used for ​keeping the ​mouthclean and ​smellingfresh
(Definition of mouthwash from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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mouthwashnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈmaʊθ.wɒʃ/  us   /-wɑːʃ/
a ​liquid used for ​keeping the ​mouthclean and ​smellingfresh
(Definition of mouthwash from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mouthwash”
in Arabic غَرغَرة…
in Korean 구강 청결제…
in Portuguese enxaguante bucal…
in Catalan col·lutori…
in Japanese マウスウォッシュ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 漱口剂,洗口液…
in Turkish gargara…
in Russian полоскание для рта…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漱口劑,漱口液…
in Italian colluttorio…
in Polish płyn do płukania ust…
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