Definition of steam iron in English:

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steam iron

noun

An electric iron that emits steam from holes in its flat surface, as an aid to ironing articles that are completely dry.
Example sentences
  • You sprinkle water on your ironing, or mainline it direct into the steam iron.
  • But if there are no obvious stains on the clothing, they will simply use a steam iron, according to ‘Popular Medicine’ magazine.
  • Before I could point out that Lee's jeans had clearly never been within spitting distance of a steam iron and seemed to be several sizes too big, his mobile phone rang.

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