rinsing
noun Date: 1818 1. dregs, residue — usually used in plural 2. water that has been used for rinsing — usually used in plural

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rinsing — [rin′siŋ] n. [usually pl.] 1. a) the liquid in or with which anything has been rinsed b) DREGS 2. the act of one that rinses; rinse …   English World dictionary

  • Rinsing — Rinse Rinse, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rinsed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rinsing}.] [OE., fr. OF. rincer, rimser, reinser, ra[ i]ncier, F. rincer; of uncertain origin.] 1. To wash lightly; to cleanse with a second or repeated application of water after… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rinsing — /rin sing/, n. 1. an act or instance of rinsing. 2. Usually, rinsings. the liquid with which anything has been rinsed. [1325 75; ME rinsynge. See RINSE, ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • rinsing — /ˈrɪnsɪŋ/ (say rinsing) noun 1. the act of someone who rinses. 2. (usually plural) the liquid with which anything has been rinsed …   Australian English dictionary

  • rinsing — plovimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. cleaning; rinsing; wash vok. Reinigung, f; Spülung, f; Wässern, n rus. отмывка, f; промывка, f pranc. lavage, m; rinçage, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • rinsing — perplovimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Tirpalo pašalinimas iš nuosėdų plaunant atitinkamu tirpikliu. atitikmenys: angl. elutriation; rinse; rinsing; swill; washing rus. промывание …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • rinsing — Synonyms and related words: ablution, affusion, aspergation, aspersion, baptism, bath, bathing, bedewing, bones, chaff, cleaning out, culm, dampening, damping, deadwood, deluge, dewing, dishwater, douche, douching, draff, dregs, drowning, dust,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rinsing — rɪns n. act of washing or cleansing with a liquid (as with water) v. wash, cleanse (as with water); soak in water to remove soap or dirt …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rinsing — noun the removal of soap with clean water in the final stage of washing • Syn: ↑rinse • Derivationally related forms: ↑rinse, ↑rinse (for: ↑rinse) • Hypernyms: ↑removal, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rinsing module — plovimo modulis statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. rinsing module vok. Wässerungsmodul, m rus. модуль отмывки, m pranc. module de rinçage, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

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