windscreen wiper

noun

British
: a long, thin piece of rubber on a metal frame that moves back and forth and pushes water, snow, etc., off the surface of the window at the front of a car, truck, etc.

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Recent Examples on the Web Jonathan Gitlin The truck features a single massive windscreen wiper. Jonathan M. Gitlin, Ars Technica, 30 Nov. 2023 The truck features a single massive windscreen wiper. Jonathan M. Gitlin, Ars Technica, 30 Nov. 2023

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“Windscreen wiper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/windscreen%20wiper. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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