Laundry treatment apparatus

  • US 10,316,459 B2
  • Filed: 01/24/2017
  • Issued: 06/11/2019
  • Est. Priority Date: 06/30/2015
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A laundry treatment apparatus comprising:

  • a tub body configured to store water therein;

    a drum that is rotatably provided in an inside of the tub body and that has a first opening configured to receive laundry at a top portion of the drum; and

    a tub cover configured to cover the tub body and having a second opening that provides access to an inside of the drum, the tub cover comprising;

    a tub cover door configured to open and close the second opening; and

    a supply aperture configured to supply water into the inside of the drum; and

    at least one guide configured to, in a state in which the tub cover door is closed and the drum rotates inside the tub body, guide at least a portion of water that is rotated inside the tub body in a direction away from a periphery of the tub body and toward a central region of the tub cover door.

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