- mud flap
- A rubber or plastic shield which is positioned behind a wheel (usually the rear wheels) to prevent mud and small rocks from being thrown up against the body of the vehicle or from being thrown at a following vehicle. Also called "splash guard"
Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.
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mud-flap — (n.) 1903, from MUD (Cf. mud) (n.) + FLAP (Cf. flap) (n.) … Etymology dictionary
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mud flap — noun Date: 1952 splash guard … New Collegiate Dictionary
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mud·guard — /ˈmʌdˌgɑɚd/ noun, pl guards [count] 1 US : ↑mud flap 2 Brit : ↑fender 2 … Useful english dictionary
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