grub hoe

grub hoe

or

grubbing hoe

n
(Tools) a heavy hoe for grubbing up roots. Also called: grubber
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A simple grub hoe (pick mattox) and a machete are the only tools they own in order to grow enough food for themselves and their few livestock, and a bit extra to sell (in good years).
When the tree finally fell four hours later, the stump looked like it had been gnawed by an intoxicated beaver with a severe underbite, my hands looked like chopped liver, and the saw bar was bent so sharply it resembled a grub hoe.
First, take a grub hoe and loosen all of the soil in the area.