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washateria

[wosh-uh-teer-ee-uh, waw-shuh-] /ˌwɒʃ əˈtɪər i ə, ˌwɔ ʃə-/
noun, Chiefly Southern U.S.
1.
a launderette.
Also, washeteria.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; wash + (caf)eteria, with -a- as variant spelling of (ə)
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