splash-guard

splash guard

noun
a large flap behind a rear tire to prevent mud, water, etc., from being splashed on the following vehicle.
Also called mudguard, mud flap.


Origin:
1925–30

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splash-guard

noun
a curved piece above the wheel of a bicycle or motorcycle to protect the rider from water or mud thrown up by the wheels [syn: mudguard
splash guard

noun
a curved piece above the wheel of a bicycle or motorcycle to protect the rider from water or mud thrown up by the wheels [syn: mudguard
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