underhand chop

underhand chop

n
(Forestry) NZ (in an axemen's competition) a chop where the axeman stands on the log, which is placed on the ground. Compare standing chop
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Lining up against champions from Europe, USA, Canada and Australia, Scott will compete in four disciplines that will test his strength and precision - stock saw, underhand chop, single buck and standing block chop.
The underhand chop and the standing chop are performed by both men and women.