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noun     whitewash pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [singular/uncountable] an attempt to stop people discovering the true facts about something, in order to prevent someone in authority from being criticized
  2. 2
    [singular] mainly journalism an occasion when a player or a team wins a game so easily that the other person or team does not score any points
  3. 3
    [uncountable] a substance used for painting walls or buildings white


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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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