Lochaber ax

noun
Loch·​aber ax | \ läḵˈ|äbə(r)-, läˈk|, |abə(r)- \

Definition of Lochaber ax

: a weapon formerly used by Scottish Highlanders consisting of a pole with a long ax head often provided with a hook at its end

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History and Etymology for Lochaber ax

from Lochaber, district in Scotland

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“Lochaber ax.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lochaber%20ax. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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