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backscratcher

/ ˈbækˌskrætʃə /

noun

  1. an implement with a long handle, used for scratching one's back
  2. informal.
    a person who provides a service, corporate or public money etc, for another, in order to receive a similar service or reward in return


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Derived Forms

  • ˈbackˌscratching, noun

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