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verb (used with object)
tool ( defs 8, 9 ).
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hand tool

any of the implements used by craftsmen in manual operations, such as chopping, chiseling, sawing, filing, or forging. Complementary tools, often needed as auxiliaries to shaping tools, include such implements as the hammer for nailing and the vise for holding. A craftsman may also use instruments that facilitate accurate measurements: the rule, divider, square, and others. Power tools-usually hand-held, motor-powered implements such as the electric drill or electric saw-perform many of the old manual operations and as such may be considered hand tools.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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Example sentences
The screwdriver, to regress to the subject, will probably be the last common
  hand tool in this increasingly digital world.
To use check boxes, move the hand tool over the box and when hand becomes an
  arrow, click once to mark box.
The purpose of this booklet is to help you select or purchase the best
  available ergonomically designed non-powered hand tool.
Please click on the links on the left hand tool bar for more information
  regarding hours, rates, and registration.
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