cutting implement

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Noun1.cutting implement - a tool used for cutting or slicingcutting implement - a tool used for cutting or slicing  
bit - the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press; "he looked around for the right size bit"
blade - the flat part of a tool or weapon that (usually) has a cutting edge
cutlery, cutting tool, cutter - a cutting implement; a tool for cutting
paper cutter - a cutting implement for cutting sheets of paper to the desired size
tool - an implement used in the practice of a vocation
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They tied the aged watchman of the market with rope and broken iron shutters of 21 shops with a cutting implement.
A man was seen using a cutting implement to remove a chain from a bicycle that was secured to the railings at the location.
If cutting the hair is necessary due to the presence of mild to moderate edema or failure of the unwrapping technique, a blunt probe may be inserted between the hair and the appendage to protect soft tissues from the cutting implement. Once the probe has been inserted, the tourniquet may be cut using scissors or a #11 scalpel blade applied to the surface of the blunt instrument (1,11) (SOR: C).
I wasn't offered a steak knife, so had to slice through the muscular flesh with a regular cutting implement.
I am not sure how farmers'' and other property owners'' would react if a car suddenly stopped by the roadside and someone got out with a cutting implement and started to cut Ivy off trees along the roadside or in hedgerows between fields etc.
"Therefore, the fact that the cutting implement is missing does not interfere with the defendant's theory of the case and is not potentially exculpatory," she said in her written opposition to the motion.
He remembers putting nails on a railroad track so the train could forge them into flat blades that he could sharpen into some semblance of a cutting implement. Later in life, he remembers losing his beloved Ruana hunting knife during a day of fast and furious calf roping, thinking he just might make his own replacement rather than spend the three days wages it would take to buy a new one.
Chopping bill - a heavy cutting implement with a hooked end used for laying or pruning hedges.
A statement from pathologist Alfredo Walker said Mrs Mann was attacked by someone who used a 'blunt weapon' and a 'sharp cutting implement'.
Parfitt of University College London found 32 pieces of worked flint, including a cutting implement with a sharpened edge and a fist-size rock from which smaller, tool-size pieces had been hammered.