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English definition of “sweeper”

sweeper

noun [C] (CLEANING)    /ˈswiː.pər/ US  /-pɚ/
someone or something that sweeps something clean : a carpet sweeper (= a machine for cleaning carpets ) a road sweeper (= a person whose job is cleaning the roads )Equipment used for cleaningPeople who clean and tidy places and things
(Definition of sweeper noun (CLEANING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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