1. cleaning device any of a large class of implements used for cleaning
  2. cleaning pad a pad used as a cleaning implement
  3. meningitis infectious disease characterized by inflammation of the meninges (the tissues that surround the brain or spinal cord) usually caused by a bacterial infection; symptoms include headache and stiff neck and fever and nausea
  4. cleaning lady a human female employed to do housework
  5. cleaning the act of making something clean
  6. cleaning woman a human female employed to do housework
  7. Leaning Tower a tall round marble campanile in Pisa that is not perpendicular; construction was begun in 1174
  8. Cleanthes ancient Greek philosopher who succeeded Zeno of Citium as the leader of the Stoic school (300-232 BC)
  9. cleaning equipment any of a large class of implements used for cleaning
  10. cloning a general term for the research activity that creates a copy of some biological entity (a gene or organism or cell)
  11. spinning top a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin
  12. clean-cut neat and smart in appearance
  13. clowning acting like a clown or buffoon
  14. cleansing agent a preparation used in cleaning something
  15. Leaning Tower of Pisa a tall round marble campanile in Pisa that is not perpendicular; construction was begun in 1174
  16. cling to hold firmly, usually with one's hands
  17. choriomeningitis a cerebral meningitis with cellular infiltration of the meninges
  18. cleanliness the habit of keeping free of superficial imperfections
  19. meaningless having no meaning or direction or purpose
  20. conning tower an armored pilothouse on a warship

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