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chef's knife

[ shefs-nahyf ]
/ ˈʃɛfs ˌnaɪf /
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noun
a multipurpose kitchen knife with a wide blade usually 8 to 10 inches long and tapering to a point, used for slicing, chopping, etc.
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Origin of chef's knife

First recorded in 1890–95
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