sax


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sax \Sax\, n. [AS. seax a knife.]
   A kind of chopping instrument for trimming the edges of
   roofing slates.
   [1913 Webster]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Zax \Zax\ (z[a^]ks), n.
   A tool for trimming and puncturing roofing slates. [Written
   also sax.]
   [1913 Webster]
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