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wire cutter

noun
1.
any of various devices designed to cut wire.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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  • Others hold the fish with tongs and cut off the fins with a wire cutter.
  • Cut the chenille stem into three pieces with a wire cutter.
  • Cut the end cap wiring attached to the lamp with the scissors or a wire cutter.
  • The vertical rods are guides for the wire cutter used to trim the sample.
  • The wire is then fed into a wire cutter and stamped with appropriate identification.
  • If you cut them with a wire cutter they would explode.

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