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  • n. Plural form of hairdryer.


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  • Do you recall hairdryers with hats, setting your hair in rags, girdles and garter belts, skirt lengths measured with a ruler, acting prim and proper?

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  • Lastminute. com's Mark Bower says packing light is not a problem for men, but female customers claim that packing a week's worth of essentials into a cabin bag is a serious challenge; shoes, sun-cream and electrical items such as hairdryers are among the first to be ditched.

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  • The strength of the electromagnetic fields from sources such as hairdryers, computer display units and other electrical devices is modest.

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  • You can't get through that much power on a 40ft barge, but we could use things such as electric heaters, hairdryers, and my beloved toasted sandwich maker without thinking how much power they used.

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  • I'll most probably dip into BBC1's latest offering, The Voice, simply to savour how cheap and pointless the BBC can make a talent search look, keeping in mind they won't dare hire a pricey wind machine and will probably make do with interns bringing hairdryers from home.

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  • There aren't a lot of frills in the place like hairdryers in the rooms, but all the basic stuff is there and the rooms are good-sized and comfortable.

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  • You can tap with a towel to absorb lots of soaky water, but don't rub with a towel or anything, and avoid hairdryers.


  • July met people under the auspices of an interest in their retro hairdryers and four-dollar Carebears, and got to know them.

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  • Parents may yet be inadvertent beneficiaries of the scheme – the ones who follow teenage offspring around the house, switching off lights, computers, televisions, mobile chargers and hairdryers, while still receiving electricity bills only slightly lower than the gross national product of Albania.

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  • She had also denied he had taken over the factory -- which she claimed produced toy trains and hairdryers -- from its Jewish owners.

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