տափակաշուրթ

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Armenian[edit]

տափակաշուրթ

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Etymology[edit]

From տափակ (tapʿak) +‎ -ա- (-a-) +‎ շուրթ (šurtʿ). A calque from Russian плоскогубцы (ploskogúbcy, pliers).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

տափակաշուրթ (tapʿakašurtʿ)

  1. having flat lips or edges
    տափակաշուրթ աքցանtapʿakašurtʿ akʿcʿan — pliers

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Noun[edit]

տափակաշուրթ (tapʿakašurtʿ)

  1. pliers (flat-nosed)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The word is very formal and colloquially Russian плоскогубцы (ploskogubcy) is used instead.

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