Wash

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Wash

Gains equal losses.

Wash

A situation in which the profit on one activity or investment equals the loss on another. When an investment is a wash, it is said to break even.
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When it rains in the Valley, when you water your lawn or wash your car, the runoff washes down storm drains, into creeks and along the Los Angeles River to Long Beach.
used models to show how polluted water washes down the street into storm drains, the river and then to the ocean.
Supervised by a public health nurse, Sandra washes down one pill Isoniazid - known as INH - with a glass of water each morning.