mudguard

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noun mud·guard \-ˌgärd\

Definition of mudguard

  1. 1a :  fender db :  splash guard

  2. 2 :  a strip of material applied to a shoe upper just above the sole for protection against dampness or as an ornament

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First Known Use of mudguard

1886

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