noun, verb (used with object), adzed, adz·ing.
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He made what is called an adze-handled hammer, the head being attached to the handle after the manner of an adze.Captains of Industry|James Parton
One of them, described as an "adze," was exhibited by Captain Duff, who wrote that there was no stone like it in its neighborhood.The Book of the Damned|Charles Fort
I am a carpenter to trade, as was St Joseph of old; and I handle the hatchet and adze, for your benefit.Economic Sophisms|Frederic Bastiat
Chipping it with an adze, and boring it with an augur, to ascertain its quality.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
Within, there were seats with kneeling-planks, hewed out of hard wood and still bearing the marks of the adze.White Shadows in the South Seas|Frederick O'Brien