pipe wrench definition

  • noun:
    • A wrench with two serrated jaws, one adjustable, for grasping and turning pipeline.
    • An adjustable wrench (Brit spanner) with a toothed jaw for grasping pipe, frequently used by a plumber or pipeline fitter, to loosen and tighten pipelines with threaded contacts.
    • a jawed device for grasping a pipe, in switching or holding it.
    • flexible wrench for grasping and turning a pipe; features two serrated jaws which can be adjusted to grip the pipe

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