launderette

launderette

[lawn-duh-ret, lahn‐, lawn-duh-ret, lahn]
noun
a self-service laundry having coin-operated washers, driers, etc.
Also, laundrette [lawn-dret, lahn‐] .


Origin:
1945–50; formerly a trademark

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Launderette (ˌlɔːndəˈrɛt, lɔːnˈdrɛt)
 
n
(Brit), (NZ) Also called (US, Canadian, and NZ): Laundromat a commercial establishment where clothes can be washed and dried, using coin-operated machines

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