broadax

noun
broad·​ax | \ ˈbrȯd-ˌaks How to pronounce broadax (audio) \
variants: or broadaxe

Definition of broadax

: a large ax with a broad blade

First Known Use of broadax

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Broadax.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broadax. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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