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washdown

[wosh-doun, wawsh-]
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noun
  1. the act or process of washing down, as in cleaning something completely.
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Origin of washdown

First recorded in 1945–50; noun use of verb phrase wash down
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Historical Examples

  • The washout and washdown water-closets are an improvement upon the hopper closets.

    The Home Medical Library, Volume V (of VI)

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