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gripper

[′grip·ər]
(control systems)
A component of a robot that grasps an object, generally through the use of suction cups, magnets, or articulated mechanisms.
(graphic arts)
One of the metal fingers on a printing press that clamps the paper into position and controls its flow as it passes through.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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