spokeshave


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spoke·shave

 (spōk′shāv′)
n.
A drawknife of a design originally used for shaping spokes, now used for making rounded edges.

spokeshave

(ˈspəʊkˌʃeɪv)
n
(Tools) a small plane with two handles, one on each side of its blade, used for shaping or smoothing cylindrical wooden surfaces, such as spokes

spoke•shave

(ˈspoʊkˌʃeɪv)

n.
a cutting tool having a blade set between two handles, used for dressing curved edges of wood and forming round bars and shapes.
[1500–10]

Spokeshave

A small drawknife with a blade only about three inches long that was intended to be used in making wagon spokes and other rounded items.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spokeshave - a small plane that has a handle on each side of its blade; used for shaping or smoothing cylindrical wooden surfaces (originally wheel spokes)
carpenter's plane, woodworking plane, plane - a carpenter's hand tool with an adjustable blade for smoothing or shaping wood; "the cabinetmaker used a plane for the finish work"
Translations

spokeshave

[ˈspəʊkʃeɪv] Nraedera f

spokeshave

nSchabhobel m, → Speichenhobel m
References in periodicals archive ?
It was never finished, perhaps because of a stone flaw, but is believed to have been used as a spokeshave, to shape handles and such.
Another passing of years and I finally took the time to finish off the edges with spokeshave and sandpaper, and rubbed in a coat of linseed oil.
Sometimes an untrimmed piece of broken bottle-glass will serve as an impromptu spokeshave or (as on one occasion witnessed at the Cundeelee Reserve) as a circumcision knife.