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scissor

pertaining to scissors; like scissors in effect.

scissor bite
see scissor bite.
scissor mouth
a narrow space between the rami of the mandible so that the molar arcades do not meet.
References in classic literature ?
It was indeed an amazing place, when one considered that it was all made with scissors, and the visitors were not only greatly interested but full of admiration for the skill of little Miss Cuttenclip.
And while he stared thunderstruck, with the gaping scissors on his fingers, I shouted my discovery at him fiendishly, in six words, without comment.
Cut my shirt away from the collar; there's a pair of scissors on that table.
Miss Jenny repaired to the kitchen, scissors in hand, found the brown paper and found the vinegar, and skilfully cut out and steeped six large plasters.
went the great scissors again while Tom was speaking, and he couldn't help feeling it was rather good fun; Maggie would look so queer.
You'll catch it, you know," said Tom, nodding his head in an admonitory manner, and hesitating a little as he took the scissors.
I speak to those who know the satisfaction of making a pair of scissors meet through a duly resisting mass of hair.
As a tigress whose cub had been threatened would she appear, coming out of the shadows, steal- ing noiselessly along and holding the long wicked scissors in her hand.
Others still in the fray on the scissor side are Lift-a-Loft, LPI, Get Smart, Strato-Lift, Access and Zefer.
Care must be taken to ensure that the scissor tips are in view throughout the dissection to avoid entering the extracapsular plane between the tonsillar capsule and the superior constrictor muscle.
MUSICAL geniuses The Scissor Sisters got a shock this week when Bono dropped in to say hello at their recent New York Gig.
Joyce/Dayton Skillet Scissor Lift is a constant speed unit suited for lifting almost any type of material with high duty cycles.