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glass′ cut`ter


n.
1. a tool for cutting glass.
2. a person who cuts glass into specified sizes.
3. a person who etches or otherwise decorates the surface of glass.
[1695–1705]
glass′ cut`ting, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glass cutter - someone who cuts or grinds designs on glassglass cutter - someone who cuts or grinds designs on glass
cutter - someone whose work is cutting (as e.g. cutting cloth for garments)
2.glass cutter - someone who cuts flat glass to sizeglass cutter - someone who cuts flat glass to size
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
3.glass cutter - a tool for cutting glass
cutlery, cutting tool, cutter - a cutting implement; a tool for cutting
Translations

glass cutter

n (tool) → rotella tagliavetro
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