mouse-tooth forceps

[ moustōōth′ ]

n.

A forceps with one or two fine teeth at the tip of each blade that mesh with the tooth or teeth on the opposite blade.

Nearby words

  1. mouse type,
  2. mouse-dun,
  3. mouse-ear,
  4. mouse-ear chickweed,
  5. mouse-hole,
  6. mousebird,
  7. mousefish,
  8. mousehole,
  9. mousemat,
  10. mouseover


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