screenwash

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

screen +‎ wash

Noun[edit]

screenwash (usually uncountable, plural screenwashes)

  1. A fluid used to clean the windscreen of a motor vehicle; windshield washer fluid.

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Verb[edit]

screenwash (third-person singular simple present screenwashes, present participle screenwashing, simple past and past participle screenwashed)

  1. (paleontology) To sift sediment through open boxes with screens at the bottom, as a technique for finding microfossils.