broadaxe

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broad·axe

also broad·ax  (brôd′ăks′)
n.
An axe with a wide flat head and a short handle.

broadaxe

(ˈbrɔːdˌæks)
n
(Tools) a type of axe with a large blade
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.broadaxe - a large ax with a broad cutting blade
ax, axe - an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle
battle-ax, battle-axe - a broadax used as a weapon
References in classic literature ?
Disko said nothing till after supper, when he sent Dan and Manuel out to buoy the "We're Here's" cable and announced his intention of turning in with the broad-axe.
lakefront properties, we swiped a broad-axe from your dad's tool
1) While researching for my recent book, Collage of Myself:WaltWhitman and the Making of Leaves of Grass, I tracked down Whitman's reference to "Hewetts pamphlet," hoping to find material Whitman used for "Song of the Broad-Axe.