windscreen wiper

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windscreen wiper

Brit an electrically operated blade with a rubber edge that wipes a windscreen clear of rain, snow, etc.
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It's also important to have functional and effective windshield wipers for the same reason.
Under certain weather conditions, including snow, the front windshield wipers of the recalled models may not work properly due to a clamp nut defect, the AQSIQ said.
He said windshield wipers are easily damaged by dusts and dirt stuck on dirty windshields and drivers who attempt to operate their dirty windshields often find that out the hard way.
said on Thursday it is recalling new models of the Civic compact car and Odyssey minivan over leaking fuel tanks and faulty windshield wiper rods, respectively.
Also the third lid blinks sideways, like windshield wipers, to clear the lid of sand.
We are drowning in 47,000 new laws enacted since 1966, covering everything from the size of typeface on official notices on employee bulletin boards to the arcane timing dictating when you must use your windshield wipers.
So they did things ranging from lengthening the jounce bumpers to styling the flat-blade windshield wipers.
On the afternoon of April 5, another Kalispell resident (who has opted to remain anonymous) was driving along a rural Kalispell road when pieces of paper suddenly began fluttering around his car in such copious amounts that he turned on the windshield wipers.
I briefly turned on the windshield wipers to get a clear view of the ship.
From beginning to end, a looping, insistent sound track (by Iveson) had the mesmerizing effect of windshield wipers across a wet window at night--glistening, soothing, going nowhere.