from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A wrench with two serrated jaws, one adjustable, for gripping and turning pipe.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An adjustable wrench (British spanner) with a toothed jaw for gripping pipe, frequently used by a plumber or pipe fitter, to loosen and tighten pipes with threaded connections.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a jawed tool for gripping a pipe, in turning or holding it.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. adjustable wrench for gripping and turning a pipe; has two serrated jaws that are adjusted to grip the pipe
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