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shaving cream

noun
1.
a preparation, as of soap and free fatty acid, that is lathered and applied to the face to soften and condition the beard for shaving.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
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Examples from the web for shaving cream
  • Sometimes harmless products, such as lemon-scented shaving cream, fool the dogs.
  • The dog's muzzle looked as if it had been badly lathered with shaving cream that had been left to dry.
  • The teacher would then spray a small amount of shaving cream into their hands.
  • We do not advocate the use of shaving cream for investigating inscriptions on stone.
  • The shaving cream has natural emollients for softening the skin.
  • Cosmetics included face powder, shampoo, shaving cream and hand lotion.

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