a hand weapon with a length of metal sharpened on one or both sides and usually tapered to a sharp point <dueled with blades rather than guns>
an instrument with a metal length that has a sharp edge for cutting <used a small blade to cut the rope> Related Words cleaver
, bowie knife
, sheath knife
, switch knife
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