wash

  1. a thin coat of water-base paint
  2. the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
  3. (western United States) the dry bed of an intermittent stream (as at the bottom of a canyon)
  4. the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
  5. garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering
  6. (informal) any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out
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Wash

The waves created by a vessel. Not to be confused with wake.
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Wash

(1) Coarse alluvial sediments. (2) The downslope movement of small particles of soil by overland flow. Also called sheetwash. (3) A term used in the United States for a shallow intermittent stream channel found in arid and semi-arid regions.
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Wash

(1) To carry, erode, remove, or destroy by the action of moving water. To be carried away, removed, or drawn by the action of water. Removal or erosion of soil by the action of moving water. (2) A deposit of recently eroded debris. (3) Low or marshy ground washed by tidal waters. A stretch of shallow water. (4) (Western United States) The dry bed o...
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wash

(wahsh) to clean or bathe. a solution used for cleansing or bathing a part, as an eye or the mouth. See also irrigation and lavage.
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wash

[n] - (western United States) the dry bed of an intermittent stream (as at the bottom of a canyon) 2. [n] - a thin coat of water-base paint 3. [n] - a watercolor made by applying a series of monochrome washes one over the other 4. [n] - (informal) any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out 5. [n] - the work of cleans...
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Wash

• (n.) The upper surface of a member or material when given a slope to shed water. Hence, a structure or receptacle shaped so as to receive and carry off water, as a carriage wash in a stable. • (n.) An alluvial cone formed by a stream at the base of a mountain. • (v. i.) To use washes, as for the face or hair. • (v. i.) To move...
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wash

lavation noun the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
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wash

noun any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out; `at the end of the year the accounting department showed that it was a wash`
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Wash

[distilling] Wash is the term used in the production of distilled beverages to refer to the liquid produced by the fermentation step, which is the input to the distillation process which concentrates the alcohol. ...
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WASH

[FM] WASH has been a soft adult contemporary station in one form or another since the 70s. For a few years in the early 80s, the station attempted to do a Top 40 / CHR format (publicized by the station`s `WASH with the Stars` TV ad campaign) which had no success and the station later returned to their original Soft AC format. On Saturday ni...
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Wash

[visual arts] A wash is a term for a visual arts technique resulting in a semi-transparent layer of color. A wash of diluted ink or watercolor paint applied in combination with drawing is called pen and wash, wash drawing, or ink and wash. Normally only one or two colours of wash are used; if more colours are used the result is likely to be...
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Wash

Wash (wŏsh) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Washed (wŏsht); present participle & verbal noun Washing .] [ Middle English waschen , Anglo-Saxon wascan ; akin to Dutch wasschen , German ...
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Wash

Wash adjective 1. Washy; weak. [ Obsolete] « Their bodies of so weak and wash a temper.» Beau. & Fl. 2. Capable of being washed without injury; washable; as, wash goods. [ Colloq.]
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Wash

Wash intransitive verb 1. To perform the act of ablution. « Wash in Jordan seven times.» 2 Kings v. 10. 2. To clean anything by rubbing or dipping it in water; to perform the business of cleansing clothes, ore, etc., in water. 'She can wash and scour...
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Wash

Wash noun 1. The act of washing; an ablution; a cleansing, wetting, or dashing with water; hence, a quantity, as of clothes, washed at once. 2. A piece of ground washed by the action of a sea or river, or sometimes covered and sometimes left dry; the shallowest part of a river, or arm of...
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Wash

Wash transitive verb 1. To cause dephosphorisation of (molten pig iron) by adding substances containing iron oxide, and sometimes manganese oxide. 2. To pass (a gas or gaseous mixture) through or over a liquid for the purpose of purifying it, esp. by removing soluble constituents.
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Wash

1. The application of color in a thin, fluid manner. 2. Diluted pigment.
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wash

1. To cleanse by ablution, or dipping or rubbing in water; to apply water or other liquid to for the purpose of cleansing; to scrub with water, etc, or as with water; as, to wash the hands or body; to wash garments; to wash sheep or wool; to wash the pavement or floor; to wash the bark of trees. 'When Pilate saw that he could prevail nothing, . . ....
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Wash

A dry stream bed.
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Wash

A guarantee by a seller to a buyer that if a product requires repair or remedy of a problem within a
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wash

a path cut to mark out an area of underwood for sale. A selling wash was 3 ft wide 2.5 chains apart, a little wash 1.5 ft wide and 75 links apart (= 30 sq poles) (Ja, 304-05)
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wash

a path cut to mark out an area of underwood for sale. A selling wash was 3 ft wide 2.5 chains apart, a little wash 1.5 ft wide and 75 links apart (= 30 sq poles) (Ja, 304-05)
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Wash

A sloped area or the area water will run over.
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Wash

A sloped area or the area water will run over.
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