Meaning of PLIERS in English

PLIERS

[plural] [noun] - a small tool with two handles which you pull apart or press together in order to bring together or separate two specially shaped thick flat pieces of metal at the other endYou use pliers for pulling out nails, or for bending or cutting wire.Could you pass me that pair of pliers, please?See picture: Tools

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.