wire cutter

noun
any of various devices designed to cut wire.

Origin:
1870–75

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Example sentences
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.
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