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bench hook

[′bench ‚hu̇k]
(engineering)
Any device used on a carpenter's bench to keep work from moving toward the rear of the bench. Also known as side hook.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bench hook, side hook

bench hook
Any device used on a carpenter’s bench to keep work from moving toward the rear of the bench.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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