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Definition of laundry noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

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laundry

noun
/ˈlɔndri/ laundry pronunciation American
plural laundries
 
1 [uncountable] clothes, sheets, etc. that need washing, that are being washed, or that have been washed recentlya pile of clean/dirty laundrya laundry basket/room2 [uncountable, singular] the process or the job of washing clothes, sheets, etc.to do the laundryThe hotel has a laundry service.3 [countable] a business or place where you send sheets, clothes, etc. to be washedthe hospital laundrya laundry van