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wiper

1. any piece of cloth, such as a handkerchief, towel, etc., used for wiping
2. a cam rotated to ease a part and allow it to fall under its own weight, as used in stamping machines, etc.
4. Electrical engineering a movable conducting arm, esp one in a switching or selecting device, that makes contact with a row or ring of contacts

wiper

[′wī·pər]
(electricity)
That portion of the moving member of a selector, or other similar device, in communications practice, which makes contact with the terminals of a bank.
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The Washroom and Wiper Solutions group provides the full range of products to market segments including office buildings, healthcare, manufacturing, and lodging facilities.
Wiper, whose family has owned the land since 1929, has been interested for several years in building homes on land adjacent to the cemetery.
2) By substituting a wiper insert instead of a standard radius geometry insert and keeping The same feed per revolution, the surface finish produced will be two times better.
The blades used in the Active Cleaning System are Valeo's Opti-Flat wiper blades.
Before National Express, Wiper held senior management roles with National Tyres and Pickfords Worldwide.
If your wipers are faulty (ie the rubber is frayed), replacing the blade can be done at home.
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But Duale said Wiper as a parliamentary party qualifies for a slot at the PSC and vowed that Momanyi's name will be on the floor for voting.
WIPER NOMINATIONSMr Thuvi and his colleagues urged voters to pick the young Mwendwa during Tuesday's Wiper party nominations saying he has the best credentials in articulating the issues affecting the constituency in the National Assembly.
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Q Is a wiper dispenser necessary or is it quicker and simpler to just use a loose roll of wipers?
The potential for a front wiper failure on these models stems from a possible defect that occurred during factory assembly.