from The Century Dictionary.

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

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.
  • (Plumbing) A tool for smoothing the solder joints of lead pipe.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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


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