ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French pince.

NounEdit

pinza f (plural pinze)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) pliers, pincers, tongs, forceps

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

pinza

  1. inflection of pinzare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further readingEdit

  • pinza1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French pince (pincers).

NounEdit

pinza f (plural pinzas)

  1. tweezer, tweezers
  2. pliers (nose pliers, usually)
  3. pincers
  4. tongs
  5. claw (pincer of a crustacean)
  6. clothes peg
  7. clamp (general purpose kind of tool)
  8. caliper (measuring tool)
    Synonym: calibrador
  9. gripper
  10. forceps
    Synonym: fórceps

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