utility knife

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utility knife

n.
A knife with a small disposable blade that can retract into the handle when not in use. Also called box cutter.
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The 19 attackers easily smuggled boxcutters and knives through security at three East Coast airports and then casually boarded four flights bound for California..
A: The fact that these terrible crimes have seen no proper investigation until today, that the narrative of official report is mainly based on confessions of Khalid Sheik Mohamed who was tortured -- waterboarded -- more than 180 times and that a sophisticated operation like this can't be organized and done out of cave in Afghanistan with 19 students equipped with boxcutters indicate that 9/11 was an inside job using Mohamed Atta and his gang as scapegoats.
Bill asks Bolger about scars that he has on his face; Bolger reveals that he got them in prison when three men attacked him with boxcutters, but Brady saved his life.
Our business was doubly impacted because, like the entire nation, we felt the economic slowdown, but also because knives (boxcutters) played a role, real or imagined, they became illegal to travel with.
Boxcutters and duct tape, SD cards passed from hand to hand.
Incommunicado detention for months on end is such a procedure." Perhaps Stevens means an extremely brief detention, which may seem reasonable at first blush, but on further consideration it seems unlikely that authorities would release the person after the threat he represented was over--how would the threat be over in a world where, as we hear often from officials, men with boxcutters can turn commercial aircraft into missiles?
During the holiday period, security officials reportedly seized 15,982 pocket knives, 98 boxcutters, six guns and a brick.
Airport security in Atlantic City, New Jersey, found scissors embedded in a bar of soap and two boxcutters in a lotion bottle in his backpack.
* Assist local law enforcement "Toys for Boxcutters" exchange programs.
The men, Mohammed Jaweed Azmath and Ayub Ali Khan, were arrested on September 12 after being found on a train in Texas with boxcutters, thousands of dollars in cash and black hair dye.
The hijackers who crashed planes into the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon were armed with penknives and boxcutters, yet they literally shook the world and killed over 5000 people.
Valentino adds that the police have found fare evaders toting all sorts of weapons, including boxcutters and an Uzi machine gun.