from The Century Dictionary.

  • Small stout hand-shears for workers in sheet-metal.

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

  • noun Plural form of snip.
  • noun shears; hand tools used to cut sheet metal and other tough webs
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of snip.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun (plural) hand shears for cutting sheet metal


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