\\ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷\ noun (plural moppers-up)
Etymology: mop up + -er
: one that mops up; specifically : one that follows in the wake of a military attack to eliminate remaining pockets of enemy resistance and dispose of debris

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