mouse-tooth forceps


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mouse-tooth for·ceps

a forceps with one or two fine points at the tip of each blade, fitting into hollows between the points on the opposite blade.

mouse-tooth forceps

(mous′-)
n.
A forceps with one or two fine teeth at the tip of each blade that mesh with the tooth or teeth on the opposite blade.

mouse-tooth forceps

a kind of dressing forceps that has one or more fine sharp points on the tip of each blade. The tips turn in, and the delicate teeth interlock.

mouse-tooth for·ceps

(mows-tūth fōr'seps)
A forceps with one or two fine points at the tip of each blade, fitting into hollows between the points on the opposite blade.
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