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Noun1.plyers - a gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jawsplyers - a gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jaws
compound lever - a pair of levers hinged at the fulcrum
hand tool - a tool used with workers' hands
jaw - holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object
locking pliers - pliers that can be locked in place
needlenose pliers - small pliers with long thin jaws for fine work
pump-type pliers - a type of pliers
rib joint pliers - a type of pliers
slip-joint pliers - pliers with a joint adjustable to two positions in order to increase the opening of the jaws
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
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Owing to strong competition of china, many prominent plyers in the global refrigeration valve market are focusing on cost reduction.
The players called for the camp are Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Azhar Ali, Haris Sohail, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Usman Shinwari, Wahab Riaz, Yasir Shah (contacted plyers), Asif Ali, Bilal Asif, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mir Hamza, Rahat Ali and Zafar Gohar (non-contracted players).
The list of plyers who won the Golden Boot twice in a row includes Alan Shearer, Michael Owen, Harry Kane, the French Thierry Henry, and Robin van Persie.
'We are hoping to make more arrests in the Kumakwane incident because we discovered two cellular phones, a pair of plyers and screw drivers at the scene of crime suspected to have been used during commission of the alleged offence,' he stated.
I also cut the ceramic into unique pieces with plyers to fit into a specific place or to form a more dynamic shape.
In cooperation with Ajman Police, a team from Ajman Civil Defence used special plyers and a crane to rescue the trapped driver.