street sweeper

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street sweeper (plural street sweepers)

  1. A person who is employed to sweep streets, pavements, and gutters, keeping them clear of litter.
    Synonyms: metro aide (Philippines), roadsweeper, scaffie (Britain, dialectal, dated), scaffy (Scotland, colloquial), street cleaner, streetcleaner, whitewing (US)
  2. A machine used to sweep streets.

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