"pickaxe" Definition

  1. n. A pick with a point at one end, a transverse edge or blade at the other, and a handle inserted at the middle; a hammer with a flattened end for driving wedges and a pointed end for piercing as it strikes.

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Position in dictionary: 74200 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "pickaxe": 1
Words that end with "pickaxe": 1
Words that contain "pickaxe": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of pickaxe

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