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scissor jack

Syllabification: scis·sor jack

Entry from US English dictionary

(also scissors jack)

Definition of scissor jack in English:

noun

A jack for heavy lifting, operated by a horizontal screw that raises or lowers a frame of hinged, rhombus-shaped linkages.

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