vacuum-cleaner

vacuum cleaner

noun
an electrical appliance for cleaning carpets, floors, etc., by suction.
Also called vacuum sweeper.


Origin:
1900–05

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vacuum cleaner
 
n
an electrical household appliance used for cleaning floors, carpets, furniture, etc, by suction
 
vacuum cleaning
 
n

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