English to Afrikaans Meaning :: clipper

Clipper :
knipper
- knippertang
 

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Noun(1) (electronics, to clip off the peaks of a waveform(2) a fast sailing ship used in former times(3) shears for cutting grass or shrubbery (often used in the plural(4) scissors for cutting hair or finger nails (often used in the plural

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(1) the Cutty Sark , a tea clipper built in 1869(2) As the last surviving clipper built for the China Tea trade in 1869, the Cutty Sark is also a major part of Britain's Maritime history.(3) Strictly speaking, the new Amistad is a reproduction or a recreation of the original, a Baltimore clipper built in Cuba around 1835 to carry general cargo.(4) The loss of this three-masted clipper , and her 27 crew, has remained one of Australia's greatest sea mysteries.(5) Indeed I found a reference to the East India Company clipper Union landing on the island in 1609.(6) Farmed Christmas trees can be manicured with clippers or power saws into any desired shape.(7) Toenail clippers can snip most jewelry-gauge wires.(8) The hedge clippers , meanwhile, were now cutting at the air, jarring her fingers as the handle opened and shut in her hand.(9) Don't worry too much about it - tests have shown that roses hacked back randomly with hedge clippers did better than roses which had been carefully, scientifically pruned.(10) Using an x-acto knife or nail clippers for obtaining serviceable counters has become so commonplace that these tools have become a necessity for every gamer.(11) Fingernail clippers were viewed as deadly weapons.(12) Improved technology in the battery arena has even made battery-powered hedge clippers a viable option for both homeowners and professional users.(13) But I had a hangnail and was focused on my toenail clippers .(14) Others were gardening, armed with clippers and other sharp implements.(15) And Alison, 13, carries a nail file and clippers in her bag at all times and uses them instead of her teeth whenever she's tempted.(16) Where would we be without weed wackers, chain saws, and electric hedge clippers ?
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(1) nail clipper ::
spyker klipper
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clipper, clippers
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