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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “vice”

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vice

noun [C] (TOOL)
工具
mainly UK ( US usually vise)
 
 
/vaɪs/
a tool with two parts which can be moved together by tightening a screw so that an object can be held firmly between them while it is being worked on
老虎鉗;台鉗
Vices are often used to hold pieces of wood that are being cut or smoothed.
台鉗常常用來固定需要切割或磨光的木塊。
Her hand tightened like a vice around his arm.
她的手像老虎鉗子一樣緊緊抓住他的手臂。
ToolsGardening tools
Translations of “vice”
in Korean 비행…
in Arabic رَذيلة…
in French étau…
in Italian vizio…
in Russian порок, зло, преступление…
in Turkish zaaf, kusur, kişilik zayıflığı…
in Polish wada, prostytucja i narkotyki, imadło…
in Spanish torno de banco…
in Portuguese vício…
in German der Schraubstock…
in Catalan vici…
in Japanese 悪癖…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工具, 老虎钳, 台钳…
(Definition of vice noun (TOOL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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