Definition of pullikins in English:

pullikins

(also pulikins, pullikens, pullykins)

noun

Dentistry
historical
  • Forceps or pliers used to extract teeth.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Holme (1627–1700), herald painter. From pull + -kins, with insertion of -i-, apparently for euphony.

Pronunciation

pullikins

/ˈpʊlɪkɪnz/