pinch bar


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pinch bar

n.
A crowbar with a pointed projection at one end.

pinch bar

n
(Tools) a crowbar with a lug formed on it to provide a fulcrum

pinch′ bar`


n.
a kind of crowbar or lever with a projection that serves as a fulcrum. Also called wrecking bar.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pinch bar - a lever with a pointed projection that serves as a fulcrumpinch bar - a lever with a pointed projection that serves as a fulcrum; used to roll heavy wheels
lever - a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum
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