alligator forceps

[ălĭ-gā′tər]

n.

Long forceps with a small hinged jaw on the end.

Nearby words

  1. allier,
  2. allies,
  3. alligate,
  4. alligator,
  5. alligator clip,
  6. alligator gar,
  7. alligator lizard,
  8. alligator pear,
  9. alligator pepper,
  10. alligator shear


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