box cutter

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box cutter
a knife-like tool with a short retractable blade

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Main Entry:  box cutter
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of hand tool consisting of a holder and a retractable razor blade; also called box-cutter knife, utility knife, Stanley knife
Example:  The user can manually adjust how far the box cutter's blade extends from the handle, so that the knife can be used to cut the tape sealing a package without damaging the contents of the package.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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