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nailclipper

[ neyl-klip-er ]
/ ˈneɪlˌklɪp ər /
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noun Often nailclippers.
a small mechanical device for clipping the fingernails or toenails.
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Origin of nailclipper

First recorded in 1940–45; nail + clipper
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