pincet

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Danish[edit]

En pincet

Etymology[edit]

From French pincette (tweezers), diminutive of pince (pincer, tongs), from pincer (to pinch). Cognate with Dutch pincet and German pinzette.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pensɛt/, [pʰenˈsɛd̥]

Noun[edit]

pincet c (singular definite pincetten, plural indefinite pincetter)

  1. tweezers (small pincers, usually made of metal, used for handling small objects)

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Etymology[edit]

From French pincette (tweezers; poker).

Noun[edit]

pincet n (plural pincetten, diminutive pincetje n)

  1. A pair of tweezers, small (usually metal) pincers, used for handling small objects and in medicine

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