Meaning of SCRUBBING in English


( -s )

Etymology: from gerund of scrub (II)

: a removal of dirt or impurities : scouring , washing

repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen — American Guide Series: Michigan

passage of steam through the spray falling from this baffle furnishes additional scrubbing — advt

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