[ hand-wosh-ing, -wawsh‐ ]
/ ˈhændˌwɒʃ ɪŋ, -ˌwɔʃ‐ /
the act or activity of laundering something by hand.
the act or activity of washing one’s hands.
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The old and slow process of hand-washing has given way, in this age of labor-saving machinery, to more economical methods.American Pomology|J. A. Warder