zax

[ zaks ]
/ zæks /

noun

a hatchetlike tool for cutting and punching nail holes in roofing slate.

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Origin of zax

dialectal variant of sax2
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British Dictionary definitions for zax

zax
/ (zæks) /

noun

a variant of sax 1
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