Set chisel
Set chisel Set chisel (Mech.) A kind of chisel or punch, variously shaped, with a broad flat end, used for stripping off rivet heads, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • set chisel — noun narrow chisel made of steel; used to cut stone or bricks • Syn: ↑cold chisel • Hypernyms: ↑chisel * * * a chisel having a broad edge at the end of a tapered shaft; used to cut the heads off bolts, rivets, etc. * * * set chisel, a chisel used …   Useful english dictionary

  • set chisel — /ˈsɛt tʃɪzəl/ (say set chizuhl) noun → cold chisel …   Australian English dictionary

  • set chisel — a chisel having a broad edge at the end of a tapered shaft; used to cut the heads off bolts, rivets, etc. * * * …   Universalium

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  • set — /set/, v., set, setting, n., adj., interj. v.t. 1. to put (something or someone) in a particular place: to set a vase on a table. 2. to place in a particular position or posture: Set the baby on his feet. 3. to place in some relation to something …   Universalium

  • chisel — [[t]tʃɪ̱z(ə)l[/t]] chisels, chiselling, chiselled (in AM, use chiseling, chiseled) 1) N COUNT A chisel is a tool that has a long metal blade with a sharp edge at the end. It is used for cutting and shaping wood and stone. ...a hammer and chisel.… …   English dictionary

  • set up — verb 1. set up or found (Freq. 17) She set up a literacy program • Syn: ↑establish, ↑found, ↑launch • Ant: ↑abolish (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cold chisel — noun narrow chisel made of steel; used to cut stone or bricks • Syn: ↑set chisel • Hypernyms: ↑chisel …   Useful english dictionary

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