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washday

[wosh-dey, wawsh-] /ˈwɒʃˌdeɪ, ˈwɔʃ-/
noun
1.
the day set apart in a household for washing clothes:
Monday is always washday at our house.
Origin of washday
1840-1850
First recorded in 1840-50; wash + day
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washday

/ˈwɒʃˌdeɪ/
noun
1.
a day on which clothes and linen are washed, often the same day each week
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