Definition of Pickaxe in English :

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Pickaxe meaning in English

Meaning of Pickaxe in English

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Pickaxe pronunciation in English

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Pickaxe

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Noun

1. pick, pickax, pickaxe

a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends

Example Sentences:
'they used picks and sledges to break the rocks'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Pickaxe

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noun
1. 
a large pick or mattock
verb
2. 
to use a pickaxe on (earth, rocks, etc)

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Pickaxe

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n.
A pick, especially with one end of the head pointed and the other end with a chisel edge for cutting through roots.
v. pick·axed, pick·ax·ing, pick·ax·es
v.intr.
To use a pickaxe.
v.tr.
To use a pickaxe on.

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