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Synonyms for clipper

Noun

1. limiter, clipper, circuit, electrical circuit, electric circuit
usage: (electronics) a nonlinear electronic circuit whose output is limited in amplitude; used to limit the instantaneous amplitude of a waveform (to clip off the peaks of a waveform); "a limiter introduces amplitude distortion"
2. clipper, clipper ship, sailing vessel, sailing ship
usage: a fast sailing ship used in former times
3. clipper, shears
usage: shears for cutting grass or shrubbery (often used in the plural)
4. clipper, scissors, pair of scissors
usage: scissors for cutting hair or finger nails (often used in the plural)
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