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Meaning of shampoo

sham•poo

Pronunciation: (sham-p'), [key]
— v., n. -pooed, -poo•ing,
—v.t.
  1. to wash (the head or hair), esp. with a cleaning preparation that does not leave a soap film.
  2. to clean (rugs, upholstery, or the like) with a special preparation.
  3. to massage.
—n.
  1. the act of shampooing.
  2. a preparation used for shampooing, esp. one that does not leave a soap film.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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