forfex

forfex

(ˈfɔːfɛks)
n
(Zoology) entomol a pair of pincers, esp the paired terminal appendages of an earwig
[C18: Latin: a pair of scissors]
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Then, a clear forfex was used to cut out a small fraction of ear tissue.
(8) It positions hair's central role as a metonym for the body and, more specifically, sexuality ("hairs less in sight"), which transforms its tangible physicality into a more potent symbolic function that identifies the poem itself as both act and artefact: the Baron's "glittering forfex" may perform the deed, but it is Pope who finally appropriates the lock by sublimating it to the celestial spheres where it acquires an immortal fame contingent with its memorialization in these lines: "The lock, the Muse shall consecrate to fame, / And 'midst the stars inscribe Belinda's name" (5.191-92).
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Etymology.--After "forfex ", scissors in Latin, according to the morphology of the medio-cubital area in the (presumed) hind wing of the species and after "ala", wing in Latin (feminine gender).
The hair was shaved by electric scissors Attila 2000 made by German maker Forfex.