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swabber

[swob-er] /ˈswɒb ər/
noun
1.
a person who uses a swab.
2.
Slang. swab (def 6).
3.
a swab; mop.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; < Dutch zwabber; compare Middle Low German swabben to splash in water or filth
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swabber

/ˈswɒbə/
noun
1.
a person who uses a swab
2.
a device designed for swabbing
3.
(slang) an uncouth fellow
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