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SECTION I - CLASS DEFINITION

This class provides for design patents claiming ornamental designs for:

A. Washing, Cleaning, or Drying Machine.

B. Laundering, Cleaning or Drying Tools or Implements.

SECTION II - REFERENCES TO OTHER CLASSES

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D4Brushware,   subclasses 100 through 104for hand held, power brush; subclasses 104-113 for toothbrush.
D6Furnishings,   subclasses 582 through 594for floor mat.
D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 358 through 359for clothes line reel.
D9Packages and Containers for Goods,   subclasses 435 through 441for paint can rim lid, pouring attachment or similar element.
D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 526 for toy cleaning appliance.
D24Medical and Laboratory Equipment,   subclass 217 for sterilizer or denture cleaning machine.
D25Building Units and Construction Elements,   subclass 69 for stair tread.
D27Tobacco and Smokers’ Supplies,   subclass 196 for pipe cleaner.
D28Cosmetic Products and Toilet Articles,   subclasses 12 through 19for hair dryer; subclass 54.1 for electric hand or face dryer; subclass 63 for bath brush or mitt.
D30Animal Husbandry,   subclasses 158 through 159for animal grooming or cleaning implement; subclasses 161-162 for waste collector.

SUBCLASSES

[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 1]    1WASHING, CLEANING, OR DRYING MACHINE:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for mechanical device for washing, cleaning, vacuuming or drying that includes a power source or provision therefore.

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58,for drying rack or form.
66,for ironing board.

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D4Brushware,   subclasses 100 through 104for hand held, power brush; subclasses 104-113 for toothbrush.
D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 526 for toy cleaning appliance.
D24Medical and Laboratory Equipment,   subclass 217 for sterilizer or denture cleaning machine.
D28Cosmetic Products and Toilet Articles,   subclasses 12 through 19for hair dryer; subclass 54.1 for electric hand or face dryer.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 2]    2Dishwasher type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for machine for cleansing dishes, tableware and cooking utensils or the like.

               Caption:	 Example of a design for a dishwasher.

Caption: Example of a design for a dishwasher.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 3]    3Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 2.  Design directed to parts or accessories for dishwasher.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 4]    4Vehicle type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for machine for washing means of transportation such as automobile or the like.

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D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 526 for toy car wash.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 5]    5Combined, e.g., washer and dryer, etc:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for cleaning machine combined with dryer.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 6]    6Laundry or dry cleaning type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for machine for washing or chemically cleansing textiles or wearing apparel.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 7]    7With external wringer:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design that includes a visible mechanical device that extracts fluid by pressing between rollers.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a dishwasher with an externalwringer.

Caption: Example of a design for a dishwasher with an externalwringer.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 8]    8Dryer or extractor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design for removing fluid with heated air.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 9]    9Ironing or finishing type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design for machine to remove creases in textiles or apparel by pressing or heat treatment.

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68through 73 , for flatiron and elements.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 10]    10Dry cleaning type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design for cleaning textiles or apparel with chemical solvents.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 11]    11Plural tubs:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design that includes more than one washbasin.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 12]    12With distinct external leg or frame:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design with visible supporting member or characteristic casing.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 13]    13Substantially cylindrical casing in plan:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 6.  Design with circular frame or body as viewed from the top.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a dishwasher with a cylindrical casing

Caption: Example of a design for a dishwasher with a cylindrical casing

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 14]    14Sewer or pipe cleaner:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for machine for cleansing underground conduit or hollow cylinder.
(1) Note. Includes element.

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D27Tobacco and Smokers’ Supplies,   subclass 196 for tobacco pipe type cleaner.

Caption: Example of a design for a plunger type cleaner.

Caption: Example of a design for a plunger type cleaner.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 14.1]    14.1Shoe shine type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for a mechanical machine for brushing or cleaning footwear.

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D3Travel Goods and Personal Belongings,   subclass 200 for shoeshine cast, kit or footrest.
D4Brushware,   subclass 100 and 102 for generic powered brush, subclasses 130-135 for bristled brush; subclass 137 for brush with pad like buffing or brushing surface.

Example of a design for a brush type.

Example of a design for a brush type.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 15]    15Surface treatment, e.g., floor, street, etc.:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design for machine for cleaning surfaces such as floor covering or pavement.
(1) Note. Includes casing.
(2) Note. Includes leaf blower.

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D4Brushware,   subclass 119 for plural brush or buffing pad.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 16]    16Occupant support, self-propelled, or hand truck type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 15.  Design that includes provision for user, or contains means of propulsion or is intended to be manually pushed or moved.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 17]    17Hand held steamer, cleaner or vacuum:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 15.  Design that is held in the hand and designed to treat or clean with hot vapor or by suction.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a hand held steamer or cleaner.

Caption: Example of a design for a hand held steamer or cleaner.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 18]    18Vacuum type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 17.  Design that operates by suction.

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D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 526 for toy vacuum.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 19]    19With rotary brush:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 15.  Design that includes a device consisting of bristles fastened to a support with rotates or oscillates in use.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 20]    20Multiple:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 19.  Design that includes plural brush members.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 21]    21Vacuum:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 15.  Design for machine that operates by suction.

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18,for hand held vacuum.

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D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 526 for toy vacuum.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 22]    22Upright type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 21.  Design that is configured in a substantially vertical arrangement.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 23]    23Circular canister in plan:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 21.  Design that shows a substantially round casing when viewed from the top.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a vacuum with a circularcanister in 	 	 	 	 	 plan.

Caption: Example of a design for a vacuum with a circularcanister in plan.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 24]    24Handle parallel to longitudinal axis:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 21.  Design that includes a provision for the hand that is aligned in a plane equidistant with respect to the length of the canister member.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 25]    25Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 1.  Design directed to parts or accessories for design classified in subclasses 1 through 24.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 26]    26Agitator:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design for apparatus that shakes or stirs the contents of a washing machine.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 27]    27Wringer:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design for apparatus that extracts fluid by pressing between rollers.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 28]    28Control or panel therefor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design for portion of a machine where mechanical indicators such as knobs and switches are placed.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 29]    29Tub or drum:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design for a substantially flat-bottomed vessel used for washing.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 29.1]    29.1Fabric softener or detergent type dispenser:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design indented for container used as an accessory in a washing machine to dispense liquids during the operation cycle such as fabric softener or similar fluid.

Design for a fabic softner dispenser.

Design for a fabic softner dispenser.

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D6Furnishings,   subclasses 542 through 544for liquid soap type dispenser.
D9Packages and Containers for Goods,   subclasses 723 through 729for applicator type packaging.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 30]    30Refuse collection receptacle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design for container attachment that holds discarded material or for the release of fluid.
(1) Note. Includes vacuum cleaner bag.

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D23Environmental Hearing and Cooling: Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment,   subclass 365 for air filter for heating or cooling device.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 31]    31For vacuum cleaner:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 25.  Design specifically directed to suction-type cleaning machine.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 32]    32Nozzle or attachment therefor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 31.  Design for projecting member at the end of a vacuum hose used to direct airflow or suction.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 33]    33Combined with brush or having diverse function:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 31.  Design for nozzle that includes a bristle type brush or has an additional feature.

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D4Brushware,   subclasses 116 through 118for brush combined with diverse article.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 34]    34Handle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 31.  Design for member for holding or lifting with the hand.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 35]    35LAUNDERING, CLEANING, OR DRYING TOOLS OR IMPLEMENTS:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for manually powered cleansing, scraping, dusting or maintenance of textiles or work surfaces.

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14.1,for shoeshine machine or appliance.
15,for surface polisher.
17,for hand held steamer, cleaner or vacuum.
19,for cleaner with rotary brush.

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D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 358 through 359for clothesline reel.
D9Packages and Containers for Goods,   subclasses 435 through 441for paint can rim lid, pouring attachment or similar element.
D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 526 for toy cleaning appliance.
D27Tobacco and Smokers’ Supplies,   subclass 196 for pipe cleaner.
D30Animal Husbandry,   subclasses 158 through 159for animal grooming or cleaning implement; subclasses 161-162 for waste collector.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 36]    36Laundry or clothespin bag:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for flexible container for soiled textiles or apparel or for holding clip members used to hang items to dry.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 37]    37Laundry basket, hamper or diaper pail:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for open or closed container to hold soiled apparel.

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53through 53.1, for paint bucket.

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D3Travel Goods and Personal Belongings,   subclasses 304 through 314for open bin, tray, or basket; subclasses 294-296 for storage container with hinged lid.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a laundry basket or hamper.

Caption: Example of a design for a laundry basket or hamper.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 38]    38Carpet sweeper:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for manually powered device used to clean rug or floor covering.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a carpet sweeper.

Caption: Example of a design for a carpet sweeper.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 39]    39Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 38.  Design directed to parts or accessories for carpet sweeper.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 40]    40Scraper, duster, mop or sponge:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 39.  Design directed to manual driven tool for cleaning by abrading; dust removal by oscillation, implement used to wash, dust or drying floors; or porous article used to clean by absorbing liquid or applying cleaning fluid or similar material.

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D4Brushware,   subclass 118 for brush combined with scraper.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 41]    41Squeegee:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 39.  Design for implement with a semi-hard edge that is drawn across a flat surface to remove fluid.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a squeegee.

Caption: Example of a design for a squeegee.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 42]    42Combined:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 39.  Design that includes the disclosure of another article.

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D4Brushware,   subclass 118 for brush combined with scraper.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 43]    43Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 39.  Design that includes an ornamental feature or features that show the ornamental appearance of another article either as applied ornamentation or form.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a simulative sponge.

Caption: Example of a design for a simulative sponge.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 44]    44With pivotal jaw squeezing action:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 39.  Design that includes members that swing together and press against one another.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 45]    45With fluid collector or dispenser, e.g., reservoir, etc.:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 39.  Design that includes a container type attachment that holds, collects or releases fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 46]    46Scraper:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 40.  Design directed to manual driven tool for cleaning by abrading only.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a scraper.

Caption: Example of a design for a scraper.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 47]    47Shoe, ski, or cleat type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 46.  Design directed specifically to clean footwear, ski-type runner or projecting members for traction on the underside of footwear.

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D6Furnishings,   subclasses 588 through 586for bath or doormat.
D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclasses 793 through 795for golf tool or brush.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 48]    48With removable cutting blade:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 46.  Design that includes the provision for a detachable abrading edge member.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 49]    49With elongated handle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 46.  Design that includes a holding member with an exaggerated length.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 50]    50Floor mop or broom:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 40.  Design for an elongated bristled brush or assembly of absorbent fibers attached to a handle use for washing, dusting or drying floors.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 51]    51With elongated handle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 40.  Design that includes a holding member with an exaggerated length.

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D4Brushware,   subclasses 104 through 113
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 52]    52With handle or holder:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 40.  Design that includes a defined area for the hand or support.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 53]    53Bucket, pail, or attachment therefore:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for cylindrical vessel used for holding or carrying liquids or solids, or accessory therefore.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 53.1]    53.1Paint bucket or roller tray:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 53.  Design for holding liquid pigment or stain mixture.

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D9Packages and Containers for Goods,   subclasses 435 through 441for paint can rim lid, pouring attachment or similar element; subclasses 516- 433 for paint bottle, jar or can.
D25Building Units and Construction Elements,   subclass 68 for tool or accessory tray for ladder or scaffold.

Example of a design for a paint or roller tray.

Example of a design for a paint or roller tray.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 54]    54Attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 53.  Design for accessory for designs classified in subclass 53 and 53.1.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 55]    55Sink tray, dish rack, mat or drainboard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for shallow flat receptacle with a raised edge for lining or liner for wash basin or countertop or support for holding glasses or table ware.

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D23Environmental Heating and Cooling; Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment,   subclass 308 for attachments to sink.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 56]    56Drainboard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 55.  Design for substantially flat or sloping receptacle used for collecting fluid under drying dishes or other items.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a drainboard.

Caption: Example of a design for a drainboard.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 57]    57Mat:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 55.  Design for liner for sink or drying tray.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 58]    58Drying rack or form:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for supporting wet material as it becomes free from moisture or fluid.
(1) Note. Includes element.

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61through 65 , for clothespin.

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D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 358 through 359for clothesline reel.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a drying rack.

Caption: Example of a design for a drying rack.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 59]    59Form:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 58.  Design that is of a specific contour used to configure a wet or steamed article to dry in particular shape.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 60]    60Clothesline support or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for pins or clips that support wet articles during the drying process.

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D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 358 through 359for clothesline reel.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 61]    61Clothespin:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 60.  Design for clip or pin used to fasten clothing to a clothesline.

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D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 394 through 398for generic clamp.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a clothespin.

Caption: Example of a design for a clothespin.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 62]    62Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 61.  Design that includes an ornamental feature or features that show the ornamental appearance of another article either as applied ornamentation or form.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 63]    63Plural or invertible:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 61.  Design that includes more than one grip surface or may be inverted in use.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 64]    64Separate biasing spring:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 61.  Design for clamp type laundry clip.

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D8Tools and Hardware,   subclass 395 for clothesline reel.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 65]    65Wire type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 61.  Design configured from a thin filament or strand.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 66]    66Ironing board:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for long narrow support used as a working surface as material is ironed.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 67]    67Washboard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for a board with a corrugated surfaces on which clothes can be scrubbed in the process of laundering.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a washboard.

Caption: Example of a design for a washboard.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 68]    68Flatiron:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for instrument used to iron textiles or apparel.
(1) Note. Includes flatiron combined with holder.

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D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 153 for electrical cord.

Caption:	 Example of a design for a clothes iron or flatiron.

Caption: Example of a design for a clothes iron or flatiron.

  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 69]    69Handle attached at one end only:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 68.  Design that includes a holding member that is open at one end.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 70]    70Electric type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 68.  Design that is electrically operated.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 71]    71Element or attachment:
 Design directed to parts or accessories for subject matter classified in subclasses 68-70.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 72]    72Handle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 71.  Design directed to grip member for an iron.

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D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 300 through 320for generic handle.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 73]    73Holder or stand:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 71.  Design for support for an iron.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 74]    74Dust pan or crumb collector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for receptacle used to gather debris from a floor or a table.
  
[List of Patents for class D32 subclass 75]    75Laundry sprinkler:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 35.  Design for a receptacle or bottle used to hold and dispense water or fluid during the ironing process.

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D7Equipment for Preparing or Serving Food or Drink Not Elsewhere Specified,   subclasses 591 through 593for Shaker or Dispenser.
D9Packages and Containers for Goods,   subclasses 516 through 575for bottle or jug.
  

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