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fabric softener

noun
1.
a substance added to fabrics during laundering to make them puffier and softer.
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Examples for fabric softener
  • Use liquid fabric softener and hot water to remove old wallpaper.
  • Add the fabric softener to washer only during the final rinse of the cycle if you don't have a dispenser.
  • Buy items, such as laundry detergent and fabric softener, with minimal packaging.
  • Don't use water that contains bleach, automatic-dishwashing detergent or fabric softener.
  • Each package was wrapped in fabric softener sheets, saran wrap, and clear packing tape.
  • Use non-perfumed fabric softener sheets rather than liquid fabric softeners.
Contemporary definitions for fabric softener
noun

a solution or solution-treated cloth added to a washer or dryer to soften clothes

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