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edge tool

n.
A tool, such as a chisel, that has a cutting edge.
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edge tool

n
(Tools) a tool with one or more cutting edges
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edge′ tool`


n.
a tool with a cutting edge.
[1300–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.edge tool - any cutting tool with a sharp cutting edge (as a chisel or knife or plane or gouge)edge tool - any cutting tool with a sharp cutting edge (as a chisel or knife or plane or gouge)
adz, adze - an edge tool used to cut and shape wood
ax, axe - an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle
chisel - an edge tool with a flat steel blade with a cutting edge
cutlery, cutting tool, cutter - a cutting implement; a tool for cutting
gouge - and edge tool with a blade like a trough for cutting channels or grooves
hand ax, hand axe - a stone tool with a cutting edge; the stone is held in the hand and used for chopping
handgrip, handle, grip, hold - the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it; "he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; "it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
hob - a hard steel edge tool used to cut gears
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
knife edge, cutting edge - the sharp cutting side of the blade of a knife
pickax, pickaxe, pick - a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends; "they used picks and sledges to break the rocks"
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"
razor - edge tool used in shaving
pair of scissors, scissors - an edge tool having two crossed pivoting blades
scythe - an edge tool for cutting grass; has a long handle that must be held with both hands and a curved blade that moves parallel to the ground
shear - a large edge tool that cuts sheet metal by passing a blade through it
reap hook, reaping hook, sickle - an edge tool for cutting grass or crops; has a curved blade and a short handle
wire cutter - an edge tool used in cutting wire
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References in classic literature ?
I possess the hammer and the nail, and in my hands they are utensils no more formidable than a club in the hands of a maker of edge tools. And yet all that is required is to find the magic word which Zéchiélé pronounced when he struck his nail."
In the method, when at least the sheet made of thermoplastic resin or a thermoplastic resin composition obtained by blending the thermoplastic resin and the elastomer is cut into the predetermined length, the cutting is performed by using an edge tool having a non-sharp edge under a temperature condition not lower than 60[degrees]C and not higher than a melting point of the thermoplastic resin.
In 1875 a new factory was built for them in Pritchett Street called Edge Tool (Exchange Works), now being run by his grandsons John William, Robert and Henry.
Micro-Rib features cutting edge tool design which, along with Nicholl's ongoing development of alloys, offers manufacturers the lowest weight food tray whilst still delivering the strength and appearance of a traditional smoothwall tray.
With this edge tool, technicians can see the quality of calls in progress by measuring the RTP stream and displaying the number of frames, frames dropped and out-of-sequence frames, and jitter.
Their website, TechsUnite.org, has over 10,000 subscribers and has been a cutting edge tool to bringing workers together in communities around the country.
Lear, Standard Steel, Mann Edge Tool, Collins Tool, and Guardian Industries have all closed their local plants and moved them abroad, mostly to Mexico.
SBA is considering waiving the application of the Nonmanufacturer Rule for Small Arms Ammunition Manufacturing (NAICS 332992) and the Hand and Edge Tool Manufacturing (NAICS 332212) industries.
The URM style is a multi-cutting edge tool and the URH is a single cutting edge tool.
Buckman was one of the first companies in the industry, to utilize knowledge management as a cutting edge tool to resolve customer problems through high-speed telecommunications.
The HyperPort from Leading Edge Tool has a novel approach.