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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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SMD Multimeter Test Tweezers allow most multimeters to have tweezer-probe accuracy when plugged into the 4 mm jack plugs.
In The Optical Society (OSA) journal Optics Express, researchers in Steven Neale's Micromanipulation Research Group, University of Glasgow, Scotland, detail their method for using an advanced optical trapping approach known as optoelectronic tweezers to assemble electrical contacts.
18 ( ANI ): Researchers have developed a molecular compound CLR01 dubbed "molecular tweezers," which prevents toxic proteins from aggregating or clumping together and killing brain cells in Alzheimer's disease.
The company founder soon realized there was a lack of top-quality tweezers in salons and set out to develop a professional eyebrow tweezer with the same precise performance standard.
VERDICT: Although they were called precision grip, I found these tweezers quite hard to use, and thus it made it difficult to grip the hairs.
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7] report one of the first studies that uses laser tweezers to detect the binding of an antigen to an immobilized antibody and applies this technique in a competitive immunoassay to determine antigen concentration.
SMD Multimeter Test Tweezers: this device connects to most multimeters and works as tweezer probes instead of using dual wire leads.
Once your perfect arches are in order you can keep new stray hairs at bay with regular at-home tweezer grooming.
UCLA professor of neurology Jeff Bronstein and UCLA associate professor of neurology Gal Bitan, along with their colleagues, report the development of a novel compound known as a "molecular tweezer," which in a living animal model blocked a-synuclein aggregates from forming, stopped the aggregates' toxicity and, further, reversed aggregates in the brain that had already formed.
5-cm tweezer and are available in 1,3, 5, 7 and 10 mm diameters to accommodate a variety of tissue sizes and to allow easier targeting of tissues.
Gift Set 1 sells for $49 and includes a fogless shower mirror, fingernail clippers, dual-action tweezer, safety scissors and a free nail brush; Gift Set 2 sells for $29 and includes the dual-action trimmer, with the dual-action tweezer available for 50% off; Gift Set 3 sells for $99 and includes buying $100 worth of such ACE grooming products as the dual-action tweezer, nail file pick or the ComfortFlex brush and receiving a free excursion bag and free shipping.