drawing knife definition

  • noun:
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    • A woodworker`s and joiner's device having a blade with a handle at each end, used to shave off surfaces, by drawing it toward one; a shave; -- called in addition drawshave, and attracting shave.
    • A tool utilized for the purpose of making a cut across the road a saw is always to follow, to prevent it from ripping the surface of the lumber.

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