Word forms: (regular plural) windshields
nounUS UK EnglishWindshield is one of the many vehicle parts that has a different name in British English, where
it is called a windscreen. Other differences include the following:hood US, bonnet UK license plate US, number plate UKfender US, wing UKantenna US, aerial UKtrunk US, boot UKturn signal US, indicator UK ( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Bodywork, controls, and accessories )
The windshield of a vehicle is the glass window at the front through which the driver looks.
The front windshield of the car was smashed by the impact.
The image of the road ahead is projected onto the lower part of the windshield.
She had to clear the ice from the windshield before driving off.
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