Meaning of DETERGENT in English

DETERGENT

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ VERB

use

Growth of Algae Phosphates are used in detergents , fertilisers and many other manufactured products.

So I use the ordinary detergents that I keep in the cupboard for hand-washing and this works very well for me.

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A Skin is waterproof and keeps harmful materials such as detergents and allergic compounds out, and water in.

Lead crystal glass Hot water and dishwasher detergent can cause pitting or cracking.

Oh, and by the way, have you heard about this hot new dishwashing detergent ?

Only liberal applications of self-awareness, preferably with some therapeutic detergent , will enable you to leave it at home.

Scum is formed when soaps and detergents react with hard water.

The bottle of detergent stood in reproachful isolation at one end of the table.

Wash the interior with baking soda water or mild detergent .

Wool sweaters felt too scratchy Clothes washed with certain detergents had a chemical smell.

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