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car·pet beat·er

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  1. carpet beater, rug beaternoun

    implement for beating dust out of carpets

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  1. Carpet beater

    A carpet beater or carpetbeater (also referred to as a rug beater, carpet whip, rug whip, clothes-beater, dust beater, carpet duster, wicker slapper, rug duster, or pillow fluffer, and formerly also as a carpet cleaner or rug cleaner) is a housecleaning tool used to beat carpets in order to shake dust and dirt out of them. Originally designed by Melville R. Bissell in 1876, it was in common use until the vacuum cleaner became widely affordable. Typically made of wood, rattan, cane, wicker, spring steel or coiled wire, antique rug beaters have become very collectible. Modern mass-production versions can also be in plastic or wire.

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  1. carpet beater

    A carpet beater is a traditional manual tool widely used to clean carpets by beating them and thereby causing dust and dirt to be expelled from the fabric. It is usually made of materials such as wood, metal, cane, or rattan, and often has a handle attached to a looped or rounded end.

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  1. Carpet beater

    A carpet beater or carpetbeater is a housecleaning tool that was in common use until the vacuum cleaner became affordable during the early 20th century. Carpets, rugs, clothes, cushions, and bedding were hung over a clothesline or railing and the dust and dirt was beaten out of them. Typically made of wood, rattan, cane, wicker, spring steel or coiled wire, antique rug beaters have become very collectible. Modern mass-production versions can also be in plastic or wire.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carpet beater in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carpet beater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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