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squilgee

[skwil-jee, skwil-jee] /ˈskwɪl dʒi, skwɪlˈdʒi/
noun, verb (used with object), squilgeed, squilgeeing.
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squeegee

/ˈskwiːdʒiː/
noun
1.
an implement with a rubber blade used for wiping away surplus water from a surface, such as a windowpane
2.
any of various similar devices used in photography for pressing the water out of wet prints or negatives or for squeezing prints onto a glazing surface
verb -gees, -geeing, -geed
3.
to remove (water or other liquid) from (something) by use of a squeegee
4.
(transitive) to press down (a photographic print, etc) with a squeegee
Word Origin
C19: probably of imitative origin, influenced by squeeze

squilgee

/ˈskwɪldʒiː/
noun
1.
a variant of squeegee
Word Origin
C19: perhaps from squeegee, influenced by squelch
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