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wind-screen

[wind-skreen, win-] /ˈwɪndˌskrin, ˈwɪn-/
noun, Chiefly British
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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Examples for windscreen
  • This setup was used for cleaning the windscreen and for short subsonic flights.
British Dictionary definitions for windscreen

windscreen

/ˈwɪndˌskriːn/
noun
1.
(Brit & Austral, NZ & South African) the sheet of flat or curved glass that forms a window of a motor vehicle, esp the front window US and Canadian name windshield
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