nail scissors


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nail scissors

pl.n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
Small scissors with short, curved blades for trimming and shaping fingernails or toenails.
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Translations
nůžky na nehty
neglesaks
kynsisakset
škarice za nokte
爪切りばさみ
손톱 가위
nagelsax
กรรไกรตัดเล็บ
kéo cắt móng tay

nail scissors

nplforbicine fpl per unghie
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

nail scissors

مِقَصُّ الْأَظَافِرِ nůžky na nehty neglesaks Nagelschere ψαλιδάκι νυχιών tijeras para las uñas kynsisakset ciseaux à ongles škarice za nokte forbicine 爪切りばさみ 손톱 가위 nagelknipper neglesaks nożyczki do paznokci tesoura de unhas маникюрные ножницы nagelsax กรรไกรตัดเล็บ tırnak makası kéo cắt móng tay 修指甲小剪刀
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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He remembered how Flambeau had escaped, once by a pair of nail scissors, and once by a house on fire; once by having to pay for an unstamped letter, and once by getting people to look through a telescope at a comet that might destroy the world.
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I noticed deep scratches on her arms and she broke down and admitted she feels very sad and sometimes uses nail scissors to cut her arms.
It is therefore necessary to reduce risk of exposure by avoiding use of shared items such as needles, toothbrushes, razors or nail scissors.
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