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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a plumber's tool for soldering lead pipes
  • n. a tool used in making stained glass windows

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A tool with a hardened steel point, formerly used instead of a diamond for cutting glass.
  • A tool for smoothing the solder joints of lead pipe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plumbers' tool for finishing soldered joints.
  • n. An instrument with an angular projection of steel, formerly used for cutting glass.


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