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rubdown

[ruhb-doun] /ˈrʌbˌdaʊn/
noun
1.
a massage, especially after exercise or a steam bath.
Origin of rubdown
1665-1675
1665-75; noun use of verb phrase rub down
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British Dictionary definitions for rubdown

rub down

verb (adverb)
1.
to dry or clean (a horse, athlete, oneself, etc) vigorously, esp after exercise
2.
to make or become smooth by rubbing
3.
(transitive) to prepare (a surface) for painting by rubbing it with sandpaper
noun
4.
the act of rubbing down
5.
the Hong Kong term for dressing-down
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