Definitions for nail file

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nail′ file`(n.)

  1. a small file of metal or cardboard, for trimming, smoothing, or shaping the fingernails.

Origin of nail file:

1870–75, Amer.

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  1. nail file(Noun)

    A small file made of soft metal, or a board covered with fine sandpaper, for filing and shaping one's fingernails and toenails.

Freebase

  1. Nail file

    A nail file is a tool used to gently grind down and shape the edges of nails. They are often used in manicures and pedicures after the nail has been trimmed using appropriate nail clippers. Nail files may either be emery boards, ceramic, glass, crystal, plain metal files or metal files coated with corundum.

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