Sentence Examples


  • Held between the thumb and fingers of the right hand, they are used as tongs to take up portions of the food, which is brought to table cut up into small and convenient pieces, or as means for sweeping the rice and small particles of food into the mouth from the bowl.
  • D, " Sugar-tongs" tool with wooden f, Pincers.
  • The tools used are extremely primitive - hollow iron blowing-rods, solid rods for holding vessels during manipulation, spring tools, resembling sugar-tongs in shape, with steel or wooden blades for fashioning the viscous glass, callipers, measure-sticks, and a variety of moulds of wood, carbon, cast iron, gun-metal and plaster of Paris (figs.
  • The crucible is then lifted out by circular tongs suspended in such a way that two men can take part in the; operation.
  • In diameter and lifted out with circular tongs suspended from a travelling crane which is worked by electricity.
 

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