Pruning Shears


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Pruning Shears

 

shears used to cut shoots and thin branches in order to shape and thin the crowns of trees and shrubs. Pruning shears are also used for cutting grafts of grapevines.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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