balayeuse

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French balayeuse (female street-sweeper)

Noun[edit]

balayeuse (plural balayeuses)

  1. A protecting ruffle or frill, as of silk or lace, sewn close to the lower edge of a skirt on the inside.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

balayer +‎ -euse

Noun[edit]

balayeuse f (plural balayeuses)

  1. female street sweeper
  2. street sweeper (vehicle)
  3. (Quebec) hoover, vacuum cleaner

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