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Knochenschneider

English translation: tooth trimmer

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German term or phrase:Knochenschneider
English translation:tooth trimmer
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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10:13 Aug 29, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Livestock / Animal Husbandry
German term or phrase: Knochenschneider
Ein solcher „Überwuchs“ muss vom Tierarzt mit einem Knochenschneider gekürzt werden.

This is the instrument that the vet uses to cut the teeth of a rabbit. Does anyone know if there is a specialist term.
Claire
tooth trimmer
Explanation:
Sometimes the vet also uses clippers.
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 09:54
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Summary of answers provided
nadental saw
William Meyer
natooth trimmer
Kim Metzger
na(specialized) bone-cutting instrument
AngieD
naBone cutter
Maya Jurt


  

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7 mins
Bone cutter


Explanation:
It's an instrument for cutting theets of rodents


    Reference: http://www.lorenzsurgical.com
Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 16:54
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
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12 mins
(specialized) bone-cutting instrument


Explanation:
This site might help you with the rabbits!


    Reference: http://www.rabbit.org/chapters/san-diego/health/vet-talk/den...
AngieD
Local time: 16:54
Native speaker of: English
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37 mins
tooth trimmer


Explanation:
Sometimes the vet also uses clippers.


    Reference: http://www.peteducation.com/isittrue/trim_teeth.htm
    Reference: http://www.morfz.com/rabrefs.html
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 09:54
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 114
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10 hrs
dental saw


Explanation:
This is an instrument made in different sizes for different animals. Naturally,the one for horses is not the one refered to in your text! (BTW, I think this is as specialized as vets get).

William Meyer
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