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tongs

noun   /tɒŋz/
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 tenacillas coal tongs a pair of tongs2181418
(Definition of tongs from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tongs

noun plural /toŋz/
an instrument for holding and lifting objects pinzas sugar tongs a pair of tongs.
(Definition of tongs from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “tongs”
in Vietnamese cái kẹp, cái cặp…
in Malaysian penyepit…
in Thai คีม…
in French pince(s)…
in German die Zange…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钳子…
in Turkish maşa…
in Russian щипцы…
in Indonesian penjepit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鉗子…
in Polish szczypce…
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