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Meaning of VISE

Pronunciation:  'veezey

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a holding device attached to a workbench; has two jaws to hold workpiece firmly in place
 

VISE is a 4 letter word that starts with V.

 

 Synonyms: bench vise
 
 See Also: holding device, jaw, jaws, machinist's vise, metalworking vise, shoulder vise, wood vise, woodworking vise

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Vise\, n. [F. vis a screw, winding stairs, OF. vis, viz,
fr. L. vitis a vine; probably akin to E. withy.]
An instrument consisting of two jaws, closing by a screw,
lever, cam, or the like, for holding work, as in filing.
[Written also {vice}.]

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing or using a vise in your dream, suggests that you are feeling confined and restricted. You feel that you cannot fully express yourself.
 

 

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