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snow blower

noun
1.
a motor-driven machine on wheels used to remove snow by throwing it into the air and to one side.
Also, snowblower
[snoh-bloh-er] /ˈsnoʊˌbloʊ ər/ (Show IPA)
.
Also called snow thrower.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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Examples from the web for snowblower
  • Harold turns around, grins, and shuts off the snowblower.
  • Because of the heavy winds there was huge drifts on my sidewalks that rose almost a foot above my snowblower.
  • The snow-clearing crew consists of three crew members and a snowblower, bulldozer and excavator.
British Dictionary definitions for snowblower

snowblower

/ˈsnəʊˌbləʊə/
noun
1.
a snow-clearing machine that sucks in snow and blows it away to one side
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