secateur

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noun sec·a·teur \ˌse-kə-ˈtər, ˈse-kə-ˌ\

Definition of secateur

chiefly British

  1. :  pruning shears —usually used in plural

Origin and Etymology of secateur

French sécateur, from Latin secare to cut


First Known Use: 1881

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