scratchbrush

noun

Definition of scratchbrush

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a stiff wire brush for cleaning metal (such as iron castings)

scratchbrush

transitive verb
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Definition of scratchbrush (Entry 2 of 2)

: to clean or finish with or as if with a scratchbrush

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History and Etymology for scratchbrush

Noun

scratch entry 1 + brush

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“Scratchbrush.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scratchbrush. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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