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Jaws of Life

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  1. a heavy-duty tool that can cut through metal or pry sections of it apart: used especially to free people trapped in wrecked vehicles.
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jaws of life

pl n
  1. (functioning as singular) powerful shears used for cutting a vehicle open after a collision
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