forceps: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (fôr'sups, -seps), [key]
— pl. -ceps, -ci•pes
- an instrument, as pincers or tongs, for seizing and holding objects, as in surgical operations.
- a part or feature resembling a forceps, esp. a pair of appendages at the posterior of certain insects.
- forceps (Thesaurus)