Jacot tool

noun
Ja·​cot tool | \ zhaˈkō, ja- \

Definition of Jacot tool

: a small hand lathe in which watch pivots are burnished or polished

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History and Etymology for Jacot tool

probably intended as translation of French tour Jacot, literally, Jacot lathe, probably from the name Jacot

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“Jacot tool.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jacot%20tool. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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