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pin·cer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pincer, pair of pincers, tweezer, pair of tweezersnoun

    a hand tool for holding consisting of a compound lever for grasping

    Synonyms:
    tweezer, pair of tweezers, nipper, claw, chela, pair of pincers

  2. claw, chela, nipper, pincernoun

    a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods

    Synonyms:
    pair of tweezers, kid, nestling, tiddler, fry, claw, nipper, hook, pair of pincers, shaver, tyke, minor, tike, small fry, tweezer, youngster, chela, child

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  1. List of paraphrases for "pincer":

    caliper, claw, clamp, pinch

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