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A device or instrument used to shape something by cutting off the material along its margin.

gingival margin trimmer

A cutting instrument for shaping gingival contours. It has a curved and angled shaft for use either on the right or left sides and on the mesial or distal surfaces.

model trimmer

A rotary flat grinder used to trim dental plaster or stone casts. Water keeps the cutting surface clean and obviates any dust problem as the casts are squared into proper study models.


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You should return to the garden centre to speak to the manager and explain that the strimmer and hedge trimmer don't work together, despite what the packaging says, and that you had also made it clear at the time of purchase that you wanted them to be compatible.
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Black & Decker 18v Cordless Strimmer This string trimmer and edger is cordless so you can roam free.
uk) THIS small cordless hedge trimmer does a passable job.
The trimmer has an adjustable length comb for quick, accurate trimming and is waterproof.
You have to trim your hedge but it's grown so wide or so high that your electric hedge trimmer won't reach.
Los Angeles city tree trimmers, above, from left, Javier Lopez and Juan Rubio cut heavy limbs from a 30-year-old Modesto ash on Farmdale Avenue in Studio City on Friday.
It includes a 22" Hedge Trimmer (for bushes and shrubs), 12" String Trimmer (for lawns), and Hard Surface Sweeper (for all messes).