Windscreen definition

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A screen for protection against the wind.
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(chiefly british) The windshield of a motor vehicle.
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A screen for protecting something from the wind.
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(chiefly brit.) A windshield.
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(UK, Australia, New Zealand) A transparent screen made of glass, located at the front and back of a vehicle in front of the its occupants to protect them from the wind and weather.

Oh no! A vandal has just come and smashed our windscreen! Susan, can you go and call the insurance company?

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
windscreen
Plural:
windscreens

Origin of windscreen