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English Dictionary: ironing by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
ironing
n
  1. garments (clothes or linens) that are to be (or have been) ironed; "there was a basketful of ironing to do"
  2. the work of using heat to smooth washed clothes in order to remove any wrinkles
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Iron \I"ron\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ironed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Ironing}.]
      1. To smooth with an instrument of iron; especially, to
            smooth, as cloth, with a heated flatiron; -- sometimes
            used with out.
  
      2. To shackle with irons; to fetter or handcuff. [bd]Ironed
            like a malefactor.[b8] --Sir W. Scott.
  
      3. To furnish or arm with iron; as, to iron a wagon.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Ironing \I"ron*ing\, n.
      1. The act or process of smoothing, as clothes, with hot
            flatirons.
  
      2. The clothes ironed.
  
      {Ironing board}, a flat board, upon which clothes are laid
            being ironed.
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