chamois cloth


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chamois cloth a piece of chamois used for washing windows or cars
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In literature:

In a moment he stopped and, with his chamois cloth, dusted out what he had drawn.
"Vandover and the Brute" by Frank Norris
Whiting, silver-soap, cloths, chamois, and brushes should all be kept in a box together.
"The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking" by Helen Campbell
Never wipe it with a dry chamois skin or silk cloth.
"The Handy Cyclopedia of Things Worth Knowing" by Joseph Triemens
Wipe them dry with a piece of chamois cloth and put them back in their cases.
"The Complete Bachelor" by Walter Germain
A {70} clean chamois leather is the best thing to use, but a soft cloth, or even a handkerchief, may be employed with care.
"Optical Projection" by Lewis Wright
Wipe with a dry cotton cloth and polish with a chamois skin.
"Guide to Hotel Housekeeping" by Mary E. Palmer
Rub off mirrors with a damp cloth, drying and polishing with chamois-skin or crumpled newspaper.
"Home Occupations for Boys and Girls" by Bertha Johnston
Use whiting and alcohol, let it dry on, and rub off with a clean cloth or chamois.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne