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Definition of Washing

Washing

  1. Gold dust procured by washing; also, a place where this is done; a washery.
  2. A thin covering or coat; as, a washing of silver.
  3. The operation of simultaneously buying and selling the same stock for the purpose of manipulating the market. The transaction is fictitious, and is prohibited by stock-exchange rules.
  4. The covering of a piece with an infusible powder, which prevents it from sticking to its supports, while receiving the glaze.
  5. of Wash
  6. The act of one who washes; the act of cleansing with water; ablution.
  7. The clothes washed, esp. at one time; a wash.
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Washing Translations

washing in French is lavage
washing in Italian is lavabiancheria
washing in Latin is lavatio
washing in Spanish is lavadora, lavado