In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(fabrics/skirt/shirt) que no necesita plancha(fabrics/skirt/shirt) que se lava y no se plancha(shirt/fabrics/skirt) (invariable adjective) lavilisto River Plate trademark
- As my wife pointed out, it's one thing to wash a shirt - most of mine are wash-and-wear - it's another thing to get a tie cleaned.
- This detangler also doubles as a defining lotion, so it's perfect for wash-and-wear.
- Fashion in clothing is a kind of living archeology, a wash-and-wear history.
- In 1958, wash-and-wear cotton clothes hit the consumer market.
- My own mother has lived her full career as grandmother in wash-and-wear gear, also alien to me, although she has mustered fashionable dress on state occasions.
- Avoid wrinkles by choosing lightweight knits and woven polyesters such as georgette or similarly textured fabrics that have wash-and-wear, wrinkle-free qualities.
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As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.