splash guard

noun

Definition of splash guard 

: a flap suspended behind a rear wheel to prevent tire splash from muddying windshields of following vehicles

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Besides the ProPilot Assist package, the only other extras on our Leaf SL were the premium Scarlet Ember (red) exterior paint ($395); splash guards ($190); and carpeted floor and cargo mats ($190). G. Chambers Williams Iii, Houston Chronicle, "2018 Nissan Leaf has extendedrangeon full charge to about 150 miles," 22 June 2018 Besides the ProPilot Assist package, the only other extras on our Leaf SL were the premium Scarlet Ember (red) exterior paint ($395); splash guards ($190); and carpeted floor and cargo mats ($190). G. Chambers Williams Iii, Houston Chronicle, "2018 Nissan Leaf has extendedrangeon full charge to about 150 miles," 22 June 2018 Besides the ProPilot Assist package, the only other extras on our Leaf SL were the premium Scarlet Ember (red) exterior paint ($395); splash guards ($190); and carpeted floor and cargo mats ($190). G. Chambers Williams Iii, Houston Chronicle, "2018 Nissan Leaf has extendedrangeon full charge to about 150 miles," 22 June 2018 Besides the ProPilot Assist package, the only other extras on our Leaf SL were the premium Scarlet Ember (red) exterior paint ($395); splash guards ($190); and carpeted floor and cargo mats ($190). G. Chambers Williams Iii, Houston Chronicle, "2018 Nissan Leaf has extendedrangeon full charge to about 150 miles," 22 June 2018 Besides the ProPilot Assist package, the only other extras on our Leaf SL were the premium Scarlet Ember (red) exterior paint ($395); splash guards ($190); and carpeted floor and cargo mats ($190). G. Chambers Williams Iii, Houston Chronicle, "2018 Nissan Leaf has extendedrangeon full charge to about 150 miles," 22 June 2018 Besides the ProPilot Assist package, the only other extras on our Leaf SL were the premium Scarlet Ember (red) exterior paint ($395); splash guards ($190); and carpeted floor and cargo mats ($190). G. Chambers Williams Iii, star-telegram, "Restyled 2018 Nissan Leaf has extended range on full charge to about 150 miles | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 19 May 2018 Adding splash guards and floor mats brought the total to $36,845. James Lipman, Car and Driver, "2018 Nissan Leaf," 23 Feb. 2018 An article in the Chicago Sun-Times revealed Friday that Chicago’s Public Safety Headquarters had bright yellow Green Bay Packers splash guards in its first floor urinals this week, with small Packers logos on them. Mark Price, charlotteobserver, "Looking to insult Green Bay? Chicago police have Packers splash guards in urinals. | Charlotte Observer," 15 Dec. 2017

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1926, in the meaning defined above

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