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1. the act of rubbing or wiping
he gave the hood a quick rub
2. The lapwing.
3. Act of rubbing, esp. in order to clean.
4. rub with a circular motion
wipe the blackboard|He passed his hands over the soft cloth
5. To rub with something soft for cleaning; to clean or dry by rubbing; as, to wipe the hands or face with a towel.