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del·i·cate

(del'i-kăt),
Of feeble resisting power.
[L. delicatus, soft, luxurious, fr. de, from, + lacio, to entice]

delicate

Having a fine, fragile structure.
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Treat the clothes with heavy stains and put all delicates inside a mesh bag.
While the team at Berkeley have succeeded in programming the robot to distinguish between whites, coloured and delicates, it is unable work out which clothes are clean and which are dirty.
come on, let's be honest and call them what they are: Really Nice Cars, often with Kobe quality leather upholstery, television sets and the delicate ride of feather on the wind.
SITUATED in the picturesque village of Aberdaron on the Llyen Peninsula, Gwesty Tye Newydd offers local delicates such as freshly-caught Bardsey lobster or crab which customers can enjoy while looking out at the panoramic views of the bay and sandy beach.
Ultra Delicates Silk & Wool laundry liquid I thought the scent on this one was a little strong and I was quite surprised to find I needed a substantial glug of detergent for a relatively small handwash to get a decent lather going.
A Paris-based hand-wash product manufacturer can help you with more those just those delicates you need to launder for Valentine's Day.
Barry John, Wales on Sunday Not since the 1970s has a Welsh boot been so well positioned to deliver a kick to England's delicates.
And keep any delicates to pots and hanging baskets that can be fenced off or hung out of harm's way.
Enticing intimate apparel, such as this peek-a-boo Delicates black and red chemise set with thong panty from JC Penney, will make you feel special at home.
Other niche products included Persil Silk & Wool, a product in powder or liquid for looking after machine washable silk, wool and delicates.
Special cycles include Ultra Handwash for delicates and Express Wash for lightly soiled items.