Swiss army knife


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Swiss Army knife

n
(Tools) a pocket knife including a variety of blades and tools, each of which can be folded into the handle

Swiss′ ar′my knife`


n.
a small knife with blades and other tools, such as a nail file and corkscrew, all folding into the handle.
[<Swiss Army, a trademark]
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