1. dry cleaning the act of cleaning with a solvent other than water
  2. therapeutic cloning nuclear transplantation of a patient's own cells to make an oocyte from which immune-compatible cells (especially stem cells) can be derived for transplant
  3. ethnic cleansing the mass expulsion and killing of one ethnic or religious group in an area by another ethnic or religious group in that area
  4. housecleaning the act of cleaning the rooms and furnishings of a house
  5. tactical warning (military) a warning after the initiation of a hostile act
  6. teetotaling abstaining from alcohol
  7. cleaning the act of making something clean
  8. thickening the act of thickening
  9. city planning determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community
  10. town planning determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community
  11. tightening the act of making something tighter
  12. reclining the act of assuming or maintaining a reclining position
  13. determining having the power or quality of deciding
  14. weight gaining bodybuilding that increases muscle mass and body weight
  15. cloning a general term for the research activity that creates a copy of some biological entity (a gene or organism or cell)
  16. tobogganing riding on a long light sled with low handrails
  17. data mining data processing using sophisticated data search capabilities and statistical algorithms to discover patterns and correlations in large preexisting databases; a way to discover new meaning in data
  18. brake lining the lining on the brake shoes that comes in contact with the brake drum
  19. inclining bending forward
  20. deadening the act of making something futile and useless

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