gripping

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gripping with one's jaws bite
act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws bite , chomp
mechanical device for gripping an object grab
gripping device grapnel , grapple , pincers , tongs
act of gripping something firmly with the hands grasping , prehension , seizing , taking hold
gripping, ridges or grooves on handle to assist knurl
gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jaws pair of pliers , pliers , plyers
perching birds mostly small and living near the ground with feet having 4 toes arranged to allow for gripping the perch; most are songbirds; hatchlings are helpless passeriform bird , passerine
adjustable wrench for gripping and turning a pipe; has two serrated jaws that are adjusted to grip the pipe pipe wrench , tube wrench
act of gripping and pressing firmly squeeze , squeezing
gripping or clinging tenacious
gripping instrument vice
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