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Wipe

In film, a transition between two shots or scenes in which a second shot gradually replaces a first. Wipes are done in editing.
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The president told an audience of students there was "no doubt the new wave [of attacks] in Palestine will soon wipe off this disgraceful blot from the face of the Islamic world".
Ahmadinejad said: "There is no doubt that the new wave of attacks in Palestine will soon wipe off this disgraceful blot from the face of the Islamic world".
Then, there are the billions that they want to wipe off the debts of African countries.
Every time you wipe off sweat, you risk clogging pores.
Markings on the floor are easy to wipe off, reducing the need for harsh chemicals.
Most other reptiles have two eyelids: an outer eyelid, plus a clear membrane that moves across the eye to wipe off any dirt particles.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Sep 10 (ANI): Bollywood diva Jacqueline Fernandez will surely wipe off your Monday blues with her latest Instagram picture.