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toothbrush

[tooth-bruhsh] /ˈtuθˌbrʌʃ/
noun
1.
a small brush with a long handle, for cleaning the teeth.
Origin of toothbrush
1645-1655
1645-55; tooth + brush1
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toothbrush

/ˈtuːθˌbrʌʃ/
noun
1.
a small brush, usually with a long handle, for cleaning the teeth
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Word Origin and History for toothbrush
n.

1650s, from tooth + brush (n.1).

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