durable press
noun Date: 1966 permanent press

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  • durable-press — ☆ durable press [door′ə b lpres′, dyoor′ə b lpres′ ] adj. PERMANENT PRESS * * * …   Universalium

  • durable-press — ☆ durable press [door′ə b lpres′, dyoor′ə b lpres′ ] adj. PERMANENT PRESS …   English World dictionary

  • durable press — noun a fabric that has been chemically processed to resist wrinkles and hold its shape • Syn: ↑permanent press • Hypernyms: ↑fabric, ↑cloth, ↑material, ↑textile * * * noun : p …   Useful english dictionary

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  • durable press — du′rable press′ n. cvb clo permanent press • Etymology: 1965–70, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • durable press. — See permanent press. [1965 70, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • durable press. — See permanent press. [1965 70, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • permanent press — noun a fabric that has been chemically processed to resist wrinkles and hold its shape • Syn: ↑durable press • Hypernyms: ↑fabric, ↑cloth, ↑material, ↑textile * * * noun Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Énergie durable — L’énergie durable est l’énergie capable de répondre aux besoins du moment présent sans compromettre la capacité des générations futures à répondre à leurs propres besoins. Dans les sources d’énergie durables, on classe habituellement toutes les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Printing press — For the history and technology of movable type, see Movable type. Printing press from 1811, exhibited in Munich, Germany …   Wikipedia

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