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forceps

noun [plural] uk   /ˈfɔː.seps/  us   /ˈfɔːr-/
a metal instrument with two handles used in medical operations for picking up, pulling, and holding things
Translations of “forceps”
in Vietnamese foóc-xép…
in Spanish fórceps…
in Thai คีมที่ใช้ในการผ่าตัดของแพทย์…
in Malaysian penyepit…
in French forceps…
in German die Pinzette, die Zange…
in Chinese (Traditional) (醫用的)鑷子,鉗子…
in Indonesian tang…
in Chinese (Simplified) (医用的)镊子,钳子…
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