or chef knife
[ shefs nahyf or shef nahyf ]
/ ˈʃɛfs ˌnaɪf or ˈʃɛf ˌnaɪf /
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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