steam clean

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v steam clean clean by means of steaming "steam-clean the upholstered sofa"
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Usage

In literature:

But how different from the clean steams and beautiful green sward of our English woods!
"Tom Cringle's Log" by Michael Scott
I call this snug: a good fire, a clean pipe, a comfortable chair, and a steaming bowl at one's elbow.
"Colonel Thorndyke's Secret" by G. A. Henty
If fish is to be cooked by steaming, first clean it thoroughly.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Wrap the cleaned fish in cheesecloth and steam for 15 minutes.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Near us steamed and hissed the clean shining tea-urn, and around us roses and pinks shed their sweet odors.
"Armenian Literature" by Anonymous
It is a distinct irritation to a person who loves clean air to go into a room where a flood of steam heat pours out of every corner.
"The House in Good Taste" by Elsie de Wolfe
This generator is easily taken to pieces, cleaned, and repaired, and steam can be raised to working pressure in 20 minutes.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 717, September 28, 1889" by Various
Copper electrode cleaned off, oil in both bearings and see that steam does not blow at stuffing box gland.
"The Traveling Engineers' Association" by Anonymous
Let them steam; then wipe on a clean cloth and they will be as clear as crystal.
"Fowler's Household Helps" by A. L. Fowler
Scale and clean the fish and steam until done.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
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In poetry:

Was it pleasant to you? To me it was;
Now clean gone as an image from glass,
As a goodly rainbow that fades away,
As dew that steams upward from the grass,
"Last Night" by Christina Georgina Rossetti

In news:

The plant uses steam for clean-in-place sterilization of up to a dozen 10,000-gal syrup tanks and two fillers for bottle .
The workday starts at about 1:30 am at Terry's Fish and Seafood, with a steam-cleaning of the sidewalk outside the storefront at Northern Boulevard and 86th Street in the Jackson Heights section of Queens.
Fully factory-configured and pressure-tested, ABB's OriMaster compact orifice DP flow meter is suitable for clean liquids, gases and steam applications in line sizes from 1 to 8 in.
A man who stabbed his friend's grandmother while she was steam-cleaning her carpets in her Chula Vista home was sentenced April 29 to eight years in state prison.
If you like the idea of cleaning with steam , you're not alone.
But cleaning with steam isn't always as easy as it seems.
GemOro Superior Instruments recently announced the availability of its GemOro UltraSpa™ personal jewelry steam cleaner with built-in ultrasonic cleaning feature.
In his new role, Witte has assumed responsibility over the steam-cleaning tools manufacturer's sales, marketing and operations.
Steam cleaning offers many advantages for detailers including avoiding the use of harsh chemicals.
8 cooking programs, retractable controls, ventilated steam outlet, easy to clean enamel 208V-240V.
In addition to cooking healthy meals, steam is also being used to ease oven cleaning.
"Whenever primary enclosures are cleaned using steam, primates must be removed to ensure the animals are not harmed, wetted or distressed in the process," Gladue stated.
Lezlie Sterling/The Sacramento Bee Tish Fridley of Mothers Cleaning Co-op uses a steam cleaner on a bathroom windowsill.
The Dirt on Steam Cleaning.
She'll show you how to cook chicken breasts in parchment paper for moist, flavorful meat, as well as how to clean and steam mussels.
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