scissors-grinder

noun

Definition of scissors-grinder

1 : the common European nightjar

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First Known Use of scissors-grinder

1893, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Scissors-grinder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scissors-grinder. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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