Meaning of ADZE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

also adz ˈadz

Etymology: Middle English adse, from Old English adesa

Date: before 12th century

: a cutting tool that has a thin arched blade set at right angles to the handle and is used chiefly for shaping wood

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