from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To clean (clothing or fabrics) with chemical solvents that have little or no water.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb to clean without the use of water; -- usually by immersing in an organic solvent to remove grease.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Alternative spelling of dry clean.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb clean with chemical agents


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