entrenching tool


noun

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Origin of entrenching tool

First recorded in 1765–75
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Example sentences from the Web for entrenching tool

  • So I used the helve of an entrenching-tool and the stalks of the willow undergrowth.

    At Suvla Bay|John Hargrave