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      •  Stillsons[Edit] : An adjustable wrench (British: spanner) with a toothed jaw for gripping pipe, frequently used by a plumber or pipe fitter, to loosen and tighten pipes with threaded connections, designed such that any forward pressure on the handle tends to pull the jaws (otherwise slightly mobile in the tool plan) tighter together.
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          EnglishFrom the American inventor Daniel Chapman Stillson.
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          EnglishAn adjustable wrench (British: spanner) with a toothed jaw for gripping pipe, frequently used by a plumber or pipe fitter, to loosen and tighten pipes with threaded connections, designed such that any forward pressure on the handle tends to pull the jaws (otherwise slightly mobile in the tool plan) tighter together.
          FrenchClé à molette avec une mâchoire dentée pour saisie de tuyau, fréquemment utilisée par un plombier ou installateur de tuyaux, pour desserrer et serrer les tuyaux avec raccordement vissé, conçus de telle sorte que toute la pression sur la poignée vers l'avant a tendance à tirer les mâchoires (sans quoi légèrement mobiles dans le plan de l'outil) serrées ensemble .
          TurkishMuslukçular ve boru tesisatçıları tarafından kullanılan, birbirine vidalanmış boruları sıkıştırmak veya gevşetmeye yarayan, boruyu kavramaya yarayan tırtıklı bir ağzı olan, ve genişliği ayarlanabilen, kol üzerine kuvvet uygulandığı zaman ağız kısmı sıkışacak şekilde tasarlanmış bir anahtar.
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