anchor bar


Definition of anchor bar

: a handspike with an ironshod wedge-shaped end used in prying (as an anchor into or out of its place)

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First Known Use of anchor bar

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Anchor bar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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