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    Ju is offline Senior Member
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    detergent

    1. What do we call the washing powder for laundry?
    (Is it laundry powder detergent?)
    __________________________________________________ __________

    2. What do we call the washing liquid for washing dishes and plates?
    (Is it liquid detergent for crokery ?)
    __________________________________________________ ___________

    I would like to have a simple and common words or phrases to specify the above two things.


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    Re: detergent

    Quote Originally Posted by Ju View Post
    1. What do we call the washing powder for laundry?
    (Is it laundry powder detergent?)

    detergent or powder detergent, if you want to specify that it's not liquid
    __________________________________________________ __________

    2. What do we call the washing liquid for washing dishes and plates?
    (Is it liquid detergent for crokery ?)

    dish soap or dishwashing soap
    __________________________________________________ ___________

    I would like to have a simple and common words or phrases to specify the above two things.




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