pucellas

noun plural but singular or plural in construction pu·cel·las \ pyəˈseləs \

Definition of pucellas

: a spring tool resembling tongs and used for shaping molten glass called also steel jack
  • next in importance to the blowpipe is the pucellas
  • —F. W. Hunter
  • the top of the glass may be opened up with pucellas
  • —Karen Gillespie

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Origin and Etymology of pucellas

modification of Italian procello


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