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wash

 [wosh]
a solution used for cleansing or bathing a part, as an eye or the mouth. See also irrigation and lavage.

wash

(wahsh),
A solution used to clean or bathe a part. For types of washes, see the specific term, for example, eyewash, mouthwash.
An acronym for Warfarin-Aspirin Study of Heart Failure

wash

(wawsh)
A solution used to clean or bathe a part.
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Here I have seen beetroot and horseradish or pesto and sour cream on oysters and stilton and stout smothering mussels, washed down with a chilled beer, particularly Guinness.
Waitress Vonie Falco, 50, said the Prince washed down the meal with a glass of cola and paid himself, adding: "He was very nice and took the time to speak to me and he also said how much he enjoyed the meal."
Until recently this motor was a standard, finned, mild steel AC machine which, although brushed clean frequently--a time consuming operation--could not be washed down because of the potential risk of shorting the electrics and/or encouraging rust.
At the tasting in Paris, the French devoured literally a ton of Brazilian meat, washed down with 3,000 cups of caipirinha.
On contact with the air the blood clots and is washed down like droplets.
The porous surface, which can be washed down from gantries, is punctuated with hydraulic flaps that pop open when the sun is not shining on that side.
A few pioneer bacteria could then have washed down to deep-sea vents and found a home, he says.
Caption: A Filipina girl sits on a sofa amid debris washed down by landslides in the mountains of Quezon Province in the Philippines Dec.
Reading Behrman's book is like sneaking into a fabulous Washington cocktail party with big-name guests from around the world, having a few luscious canapes washed down with too much white wine, and leaving a little drunk on power but with no idea who the party was for.
This highly flexible NEMA 4X drive can be quickly, easily, and safely washed down with a pressure hose.
Another important attribute of stainless checkweighing scales is their ability to be washed down and cleaned with corrosive cleaning agents.
Alysa Leslie, 9 (right), washed down a plateful of chow with a strawberry shake.