Clearstraching
Clearstarch Clear"starch` (kl[=e]r"st[aum]rcht`), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clearstarched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Clearstraching}.] To stiffen with starch, and then make clear by clapping with the hands; as, to clearstarch muslin. [1913 Webster]

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  • Clearstarch — Clear starch (kl[=e]r st[aum]rcht ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clearstarched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Clearstraching}.] To stiffen with starch, and then make clear by clapping with the hands; as, to clearstarch muslin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Clearstarched — Clearstarch Clear starch (kl[=e]r st[aum]rcht ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clearstarched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Clearstraching}.] To stiffen with starch, and then make clear by clapping with the hands; as, to clearstarch muslin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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