splash guard

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splash′ guard`

a large flap behind a rear tire to prevent mud, water, etc., from being splashed on the following vehicle.
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Noun1.splash guard - a curved piece above the wheel of a bicycle or motorcycle to protect the rider from water or mud thrown up by the wheelssplash guard - a curved piece above the wheel of a bicycle or motorcycle to protect the rider from water or mud thrown up by the wheels
bicycle, bike, cycle, wheel - a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
fender, wing - a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud; "in Britain they call a fender a wing"
bike, motorcycle - a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
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The (transparent) splash guard on the bowl stops your mixing from getting messy, but you can add ingredients without removing the guard, which saves time.
It responds within three seconds to gas leaks even with a splash guard installed to protect it from rain and other environmental conditions, which most industrial point IR gas detection applications require.
The water-, rot-, mildew- and corrosion-resistant main filter captures particles down to 1 micron and is covered by an exclusive splash guard to protect against excessive moisture and further extend the life of the NEPA filter.
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The flames burned the cabinets above the stove, melted the light fixture on the stove hood, melted the plastic splash guard behind the stove, and left smoke stains on the walls and ceilings.