hand tool

noun

Definition of hand tool

: a small tool (such as a hammer or wrench) that usually does not use electricity

Word by Word Definitions

hand play
  1. : the terminal part of the vertebrate forelimb when modified (as in humans) as a grasping organ : the body part at the end of the arm of a human, ape, or monkey

  2. : the forelimb segment (such as the terminal section of a bird's wing) of a vertebrate higher than the fishes that corresponds to the hand irrespective of its form or functional specialization

  3. : a part serving the function of or resembling a hand: such as

  1. : with the hands rather than by machine

  1. : to touch or manage with the hands

  2. : furl

  3. : to lead, guide, or assist with the hand

tool play
  1. : a handheld device that aids in accomplishing a task

  2. : the cutting or shaping part in a machine or machine tool

  3. : a machine for shaping metal : machine tool

  1. : drive, ride

  2. : to equip a plant or industry with the means (such as machines, machine tools, and instruments) of production

  3. : to shape, form, or finish with a tool

  1. : a design (as on the binding of a book) made by tooling


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