sax(redirected from slate knife)
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(Tools) a tool resembling a small axe, used for cutting roofing slate
[Old English seax knife; related to Old Saxon sahs, Old Norse sax]
(Instruments) informal short for saxophone
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|Noun||1.||Sax - a Belgian maker of musical instruments who invented the saxophone (1814-1894)|
|2.||sax - a single-reed woodwind with a conical bore|