Meaning of PLIERS in English

PLIERS

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈplī(-ə)rz ]

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Etymology: ply (II)

Date: circa 1569

: a small pincers for holding small objects or for bending and cutting wire

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