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tongs

noun [plural] uk   /tɒŋz/ us    /tɑːŋz/
a device used for picking up objects, consisting of two long pieces joined at one end and pressed together at the other end in order to hold an object between them: coal tongs a pair of tongs
Translations of “tongs”
in Spanish pinzas…
in French pince(s)…
in German die Zange…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鉗子…
in Russian щипцы…
in Turkish maşa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钳子…
in Polish szczypce…
(Definition of tongs from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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