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Effacing the Dirt

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Puzzle ID:#2052
Fun:*** (2.66)
Difficulty:** (1.54)
Submitted By:missie***




Translate the following famous proverb from big words to normal:

A recently purchased implement for brushing away floor dirt invariably effaces the dirt most efficiently.

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Oct 14, 2007

Didn't get it but then never even heard of this famous expression. Ho hum. Nice to learn a new one, thanx.
Oct 13, 2008

I hadn't heard the expression before, but it does make sense.

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