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1. A knife kept in a sheath or case.
2. A table knife.
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(Tools) another name for sheath knife
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1. a sheath knife.
2. a table knife.
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A broad-bladed, rather dull kitchen knife.
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|Noun||1.||case knife - a metal blade with a handle; used as cutlery|
table knife - a knife used for eating at dining table
|2.||case knife - a knife with a fixed blade that is carried in a sheath|
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
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