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Wash

Gains equal losses.
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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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* Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus) tea is a traditional eye wash in parts of France.
Eye wash stations and personal eyewash bottle locations must be distinctly marked with highly visible
Alternatively, try to wash the particle out of the eye using cold water or a prepared eye wash. If the foreign body cannot be dislodged, washed out, or the lid turned, use a soothing drop to make the surface more comfortable, and consult an optometrist.
The shake hand was also an eye wash for the Chinese leadership and other world leaders present there.
She said close aides of Imran Khan were enjoying all the government's perks and privileges and that PTI's resignations issue was not more than an 'Eye Wash' which would soon meet to its logical end.
They said the Anti-encroachment operation of TMA is nothing but an eye wash and due to political influence of traders the TMA is reluctant to take action against this mafia due to which encroachers are growing in the city.
Extra bandages, rolls of Vetrap, tweezers, antibiotics (Amoxicillin is a good one and comes in pill form), sterile saline solution or some other form of eye wash, nail clippers, super glue (good for closing small cuts), Betadine disinfectant for sterilizing wounds, metronidazole (for stool problems), a manual of first-aid techniques (A Field Guide: Emergency Care for the Hunting, Working, and Outdoor Dog by Randy Acker, DVM, is a classic), tick and flea repellent, tape scissors (for removing tape), eye salve, ear cleansing solution...
Recommendation: Order NSN 9905-01-345-4521, install at the eye wash station and eye wash bottles at the secondary sample sink and nucleonics.
The sterile personal eye wash system easily and efficiently rinses the eye with a delivery system that dramatically reduces the natural blink response.
The Comfees + line includes such diverse but important accessories as a variety of contact lens holders (including one that magnifies the lenses inside the case, allowing the wearer to inspect them for dirt, deposits and scratches), an antifogging lens spray, lens tissues, ear plugs, an eye patch, swim goggles, eye wash, a slumber mask and nose clip.
In reply to a question they said eye wash measures were frequently adopted to cover the misdeeds and as expected these never actually delivered but added to the misery of the patients.
Activists said Boots staff gave those affected free eye wash to flush out the spray.