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Definition of snips

: hand shears used especially for cutting sheet metal

First Known Use of snips

1846, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of snips was in 1846

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“Snips.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snips. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of snips

: heavy scissors that are used especially for cutting metal

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