scissor jack

noun

Definition of scissor jack

: a powerful lifting jack operated by a screw in horizontal position that lengthens or shortens the horizontal diagonal of a parallelogram consisting of the linkages of the jack

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“Scissor jack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scissor%20jack. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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