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gully washer

An extremely heavy rainstorm that usually lasts a short amount of time. That gully washer at 3 AM woke me up because the pouring rain was so loud on the roof!
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be the chief cook and bottle washer

To be involved in many aspects of a particular situation. Because so many people have left our department recently, I'm the chief cook and bottle washer, doing every little task that comes up.
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chief cook and bottle washer

Fig. the person in charge of practically everything (such as in a very small business). I'm the chief cook and bottle washer around here. I do everything.
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be chief cook and bottle washer

to be the person who is responsible for cooking meals and washing the pans and dishes It's my birthday party, so Alan is chief cook and bottle washer tonight.
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head cook and bottle washer

and chief cook and bottle washer
n. someone who is in charge of trivial things as well as the important things. Ten years I’m here, and I’m just the head cook and bottle washer. The chief cook and bottle washer ends up doing everything that has to be done.
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chief cook and bottle washer

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Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America's number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton[sup.
The 'Global and Chinese Pressure Washer Industry, 2015 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Pressure Washer industry with a focus on the Chinese market.
The washers involved in the recall were sold at Best Buy, Sears, The Home Depot and other nationwide department and retail stores from July 2008 and August 2011 at a price ranging from $1,199 and $1,599.
com, is a major supplier and worldwide exporter of the cleaning industry's leading line of KleenJet[R] steam cleaners/vapor steam cleaners/steam cleaning equipment; Super Max[TM] commercial and industrial pressure washers, including cold water, hot water, and steam pressure washing machines; and XTreme Power[R] floor cleaners, including carpet cleaners and hard surface cleaners.
ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Front-Load Washer Top-Load Washer Horizontal Axis Design Vertical Axis Design Provides for larger drums, higher speed and greater water extraction for quicker drying Tumbling Wash Action Agitation Wash Action Provides superior cleaning with less wear and tear on clothing Turns per Cycle: 35-40 Turns Per Cycle: 8-10 More turns provide greater cleaning action Spin Speed: 1,000 rpms Spin Speed: 618 rpms Removes water at a greater rate to reduce time for clothing in dryer 2.
Some washers include a separate pump to introduce purified water into the chamber, eliminating the need to buy it separately.
6 Look inside the container to make sure that the rubber bands aren't twisted and that the washers aren't touching the container's sides.
Page two was titled "Innovation for the Laundry Room/Featuring designer laundry & over 135 washers & dryers".
To improve the comprehensiveness of its machines' washing ability, Miele, the largest worldwide manufacturer in terms of vendor market share, incorporates dual circulation pumps in its models that can shoot water into the cleaning chambers of its largest washers at 700 liters per minute.
Authored by Assemblyman David Kelley, R-Palm Desert, the law will create new standards and lead to changes in how Californians wash their clothes, as most water-efficient washing machines load from the front - not, as most home washers do now, from the top.
install adjacent machines too close together (or too close to a wall) if your washers have side-mounted supply injectors or necessitate side access.
As do poorer consumers who may not be able to afford the higher up-front costs associated with the new washers.
According to Mitsui Chemicals, its Aurum thermoplastic polyimide is both tough and heat-resistant enough to replace expensive bronze cast over steel thrust washers in a mining vehicle transmission.
Norcross, GA, noted the growing pressure to eliminate solvents in many industrial and automotive applications and to replace solvent parts washers with environmentally friendly water-based parts washers.