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dust-mop

[duhst-mop] /ˈdʌstˌmɒp/
verb (used with object), dust-mopped, dust-mopping.
1.
to clean with a dust mop.

dust mop

noun
1.
a long-handled mop of dry, absorbent material, used for dusting floors.
Also called dry mop.
Origin of dust mop
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • I gather up newspapers and brush the floors with a dust-mop.

    I, Mary MacLane Mary MacLane

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