- a thin coat of water-base paint
- the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
- (western United States) the dry bed of an intermittent stream (as at the bottom of a canyon)
- the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
- garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering
- (informal) any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out
The waves created by a vessel. Not to be confused with wake.Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms
• (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...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/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.Found on http://www.physicalgeography.net/physgeoglos/w.html
(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...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21804
(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.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
1. The application of color in a thin, fluid manner. 2. Diluted pigment.Found on http://www.learn-to-draw-and-paint.com/art-glossary.html
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, . . ....Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out; `at the end of the year the accounting department showed that it was a wash`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
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. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wash_(distilling)
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...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WASH_(FM)
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...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wash_(visual_arts)
(wŏsh) transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Washed
(wŏsht); present participle & verbal noun Washing
.] [ Middle English waschen
, Anglo-Saxon wascan
; akin to Dutch wasschen
, German ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/9
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.] Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/9
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...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/9
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...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/9
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. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/9
A dry stream bed.Found on http://www.evcforum.net/WebPages/Glossary_Geology.html
A guarantee by a seller to a buyer that if a product requires repair or remedy of a problem within aFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22402
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)Found on http://info.sjc.ox.ac.uk/forests/glossary.htm
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)Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22223
A sloped area or the area water will run over.Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/
A sloped area or the area water will run over.Found on http://www.contractorschoolonline.com/Masonry-Glossary.aspx
A thin, transparent layer of paint or ink.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21532
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