alicate

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اللَقَّاط (al-laqqāṭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alicate m (plural alicates)

  1. pliers (gripping tool)

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aliˈkate/, [aliˈkat̪e]

Noun[edit]

alicate m (plural alicates)

  1. pliers

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often used in the plural form with the same meaning.

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