Sentence Examples with the word pair of scissors

In diameter contracted to an orifice i g inch in diameter, the orifice being nicked by a pair of scissors into a V-shape.

In appearance tsetse are somewhat narrow-bodied flies, with a prominent proboscis, which projects horizontally in front of the head, and with the wings in the resting position closed flat one over the other like the blades of a pair of scissors (see fig., B).