Definition of care label in English:

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care label

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A label giving instructions for the washing and care of a fabric or garment.
Example sentences
  • However, the care label calls for no fabric softener to be used and suggests that the consumer iron the pants after every fifth wash cycle.
  • Consult the garment care label or properties of individual fibers listed in this booklet.
  • Look for machine wash and dry on the care label, and take a close look at the fabric and construction to make sure it's quality crafted for long wearing good looks.

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