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presoak

[v. pree-sohk; n. pree-sohk] /v. priˈsoʊk; n. ˈpriˌsoʊk/
verb (used with object)
1.
to soak (laundry) in a liquid containing agents that loosen dirt, remove stains, etc., before washing.
noun
2.
a preparation in which laundry is presoaked.
3.
an act or instance of presoaking.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; pre- + soak
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