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backswept

[bak-swept] /ˈbækˌswɛpt/
adjective
1.
slanting backward or away from the front.
2.
Aeronautics, sweptback.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; back2 + swept
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British Dictionary definitions for backswept

backswept

/ˈbækˌswɛpt/
adjective
1.
slanting backwards
2.
another word for sweptback
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