- bar clamp
: a frame consisting of a long bar with two adjustable clamping jaws that is used usually in woodwork or cabinetmaking for holding large work
* * *a clamp having two jaws attached to a bar, one fixed and the other adjustable by means of a screw mechanism. See illus. under clamp.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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