- a kind of crowbar or lever with a projection that serves as a fulcrum.
Origin of pinch bar
First recorded in 1830–40
Also called ripping bar, wrecking bar.
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Historical Examples of pinch bar
- a crowbar with a lug formed on it to provide a fulcrum
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