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scissors

plural noun  us   /ˈsɪz·ərz/
a cutting device consisting of two blades, each with a ring-shaped handle, which are joined in the middle so that their sharp edges move against each other, used esp. for cutting paper or cloth: a pair of scissors
Translations of “scissors”
in Arabic مَقَصّ…
in Korean 가위…
in Malaysian gunting…
in French ciseaux…
in Turkish makas…
in Italian forbici…
in Chinese (Traditional) 剪刀…
in Russian ножницы…
in Polish nożyczki…
in Vietnamese cái kéo…
in Spanish tijeras…
in Portuguese tesoura…
in Thai กรรไกร…
in German die Schere…
in Catalan tisores…
in Japanese はさみ…
in Indonesian gunting…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剪刀…
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