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English definition of “launderette”

launderette

noun [C] (also laundrette)   /ˌlɔːnˈdret/ US  /ˌlɑːn-/ mainly UK (US also trademark laundromat)
a place where you pay to use the machines there that will wash and dry clothesCleaning clothesShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
(Definition of launderette noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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