bayonet condenser

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bay·o·net con·den·ser

(bā-ŏ-net kŏn-densĕr)
Implement commonly used to compress gold foil in which the tip is offset from the shank by a series of bends near the end of the shank, although the force is approximated within the same long axis.
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