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squeegee

(less commonly), squilgee
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

squeegee

[′skwē‚jē]
(design engineering)
A device consisting of a handle with a blade of rubber or leather set transversely at one end and used for spreading, pushing, or wiping liquids off or across a surface.
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But over the past decade squeegies have transformed this ruse into a lucrative new profession, based on the twin legacies of Thatcherism - care in the community and the total deregulation of private enterprise.
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The unsuspecting driver is jolted out of his rush-hour daze as two street kids swoop in with squeegies dripping and vigorously start scrubbing what seems a clean windshield.
"!t looked like it was going to be postponed but Phil had his whole team out with the squeegies and by 7.45am they were able to tell us we could go ahead.
Even so, it's not other drivers who really make me foam at the mouth: it's Squeegies, those aggressive yobs who ply their threatening and unwanted trade on vulnerable motorists stuck helplessly at traffic lights.