jedding ax

[jed-ing]

noun

a stonemason's ax, similar to a kevel, having a head with one flat and one pointed face.

Nearby words

  1. jebus,
  2. jebusite,
  3. jebusitic,
  4. jedburgh,
  5. jedda,
  6. jedi,
  7. jee,
  8. jeelie,
  9. jeep,
  10. jeep carrier

Origin of jedding ax

1895–1900; jedding, variant of jadding (jad cutting in a quarry (< ?) + -ing1)

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