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 աքցան‎ ― tapʿakašurtʿ akʿcʿan ― pliers

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Noun[edit]

տափակաշուրթ ‎(tapʿakašurtʿ)

  1. pliers (flat-nosed)

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Usage notes[edit]

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

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