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shears

noun [plural] uk   /ʃɪəz/ us    /ʃɪrz/
very large scissors: gardening/dressmaking shears a pair of shears They use electric shears for sheep shearing.
Translations of “shears”
in Korean 큰 가위…
in Arabic مِجَزّ…
in Portuguese tesoura de jardinagem, podão…
in Catalan tisores de podar…
in Japanese 大ばさみ, 刈込ばさみ…
in Italian cesoie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大剪刀…
in Russian ножницы…
in Turkish yün kırkma makası, bahçıvan makası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大剪刀…
in Polish nożyce…
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