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Definition of pinking shears noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

pinking shears

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpɪŋkɪŋ ʃɪəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪŋkɪŋ ʃɪrz//
 
[plural]
 
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special scissors used for cutting cloth so that it will not fray at the edges
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pinking shears