verb (used with object)
to clean (garments, draperies, rugs, etc.) with a liquid other than water, as benzine or gasoline.
the cleaning of garments, fabrics, draperies, etc., with any of various chemicals rather than water.
garments for cleaning in this way.
(transitive) to clean (clothing, fabrics, etc) with a solvent other than water, such as trichloroethylene
[drahy-klenz] /ˈdraɪˈklɛnz/ verb (used with object), dry-cleansed, dry-cleansing. 1. to dry-clean.
noun, Navigation. 1. a compass having a compass card mounted on pivots.
- Dry cough
dry cough n. A cough not accompanied by expectoration; a nonproductive cough.
[drahyd-n] /ˈdraɪd n/ noun 1. John, 1631–1700, English poet, dramatist, and critic. /ˈdraɪdən/ noun 1. John. 1631–1700, English poet, dramatist, and critic of the Augustan period, commonly regarded as the chief exponent of heroic tragedy. His major works include the tragedy All for Love (1677), the verse satire Absalom and Achitophel (1681), and the Essay […]