Scratchbrush Scratch"brush`, n. A stiff wire brush for cleaning iron castings and other metal. [1913 Webster]

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  • scratchbrush — I. ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: scratch (I) + brush : a stiff wire brush for cleaning metal (as iron castings) II. transitive verb : to clean or finish with or as if with a scratchbrush …   Useful english dictionary

  • scratchbrusher — “+ə(r) noun Etymology: scratchbrush (II) + er 1. : a machine equipped with scratchbrushes 2. : a worker who uses a scratchbrush or scratchbrusher …   Useful english dictionary

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