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fender

noun
     
Related topics: House, Motor Vehicles
fend‧er [countable]
1 American EnglishTTC the side part of a car that covers the wheels [= wing British English]
2DHH a low metal wall around a fireplace that prevents burning wood or coal from falling out
3 American EnglishTTB a curved piece of metal over the wheel of a bicycle that prevents water and mud from flying up [= mudguard British English]

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