tweezers

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tweez·ers

(twēz'ĕrz),
An instrument with pincers that are squeezed together to grasp or extract fine structures. See: forceps.
[A.S. twisel, fork]

tweezers

An instrument with pincers used to grasp or extract. See Optical tweezers.
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We don't want to trade one person for another person where you have to get a magnifying glass, under a microscope, and a pair of tweezers to tell the difference,'' said the Rev.
Recently a pilot was stripsearched and a pair of tweezers were found.
Instead of hurtling through space for lunar lunch meetings, we were standing on lines at airports while grim-faced security suits threatened us with a cavity search if we tried to sneak aboard with a pair of tweezers.
Removing those unnecessary commands manually is like removing lint from a dark blue suit with a pair of tweezers.
If you do find a tick attached to your skin, remove it immediately, pulling it off gently with a pair of tweezers.
The treatment involves holding a bee in a pair of tweezers and deliberately stinging an area of skin.
And it provided Chancellor Gordon Brown with foundation to help his skin's "flat look", lip gloss and a pair of tweezers to tame his eyebrows.
Gun assembly websites say all I need is a pair of tweezers and a thin skewer.
Neil bent it into a pair of tweezers he then used to take a piece of cardboard out choking David James Pryce's throat.
They get their brows plucked and polished and receive a pair of tweezers studded with Swarovski crystals.
Sean Mercer, 18, attacked Jake Fahri, who killed 16-yearold Jimmy Mizen, with a pair of tweezers which had been sharpened and bound with tape.
Make sure there are no bones in the fish fillets, if so remove with a pair of tweezers.