pincers


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pincers

A tool having two hinged jaws which can be closed tightly; used for gripping objects.
References in classic literature ?
To show the wonderful strength of the front pair of pincers, I may mention, that Captain Moresby confined one in a strong tin-box, which had held biscuits, the lid being secured with wire; but the crab turned down the edges and escaped.
In the rainy day he builds a work-bench, or gets his tool-box set in the corner of the barn-chamber, and stored with nails, gimlet, pincers, screwdriver and chisel.
Yes,' said Mrs Wilfer, 'the man came himself with a pair of pincers, and took it off, and took it away.
An enormous land-dwelling crab that is known for climbing trees and cracking open coconuts with its huge pincers will also attack and eat birds - and watching it happen can be heart-wrenching.
Witness hordes of hunting squid, hermit crabs with super-sharp pincers and sharks fighting over a meal.
Both pincers were then used to place the ring onto a ten pence piece.
A SCAFFOLD was dramatically ripped down by large mechanical pincers to the wonder of onlookers.
Another Powell penalty extended the visitors' advantage soon after the restart while a prolonged period of Merthyr pressure was rewarded with a 57th minute try for flanker Osian Davies and a 66th minute solo effort by centre Aaron Pincers narrowed the gap further.
Tenders are invited for Set Of Pliers And Pincers Of Different Varieties Consists Of Six Items As Mentioned.
His narrative includes a turkey for Thanksgiving, upbeat Thanksgiving, the pincers parlay, mission impossible, an entirely new war, beginning the breakout, Hagaru to Koto-ri, a bridge apart, downhill all the way, and Christmas eve.
To bypass human tremors and the need for large cuts for surgeons to get their hands on a deep organ, much smaller surgeon-guided robot prongs and pincers are increasingly being used for minimally invasive procedures.
Summary: Army brigadier general and colonel die in raid on jihadist hideout, as security forces close pincers on militants in Nile Delta.