Definition of J-cloth in English:

J-cloth

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noun

trademark
  • A type of cloth used for household cleaning.
    More example sentences
    • 5 Place a colander over a large bowl and lay in a large wet piece of muslin or a clean J-cloth.
    • Fortunately, Tuesday is the day my lovely French cleaner, Jean-Paul, comes in to whip round the place with a duster, some J-cloths and Fairy Liquid Power.
    • I need a large supply of dusters or J-cloths to dust the books as I sort them.

Origin

1970s: J from Johnson and Johnson, the original makers.

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