ice pick

noun

Definition of ice pick

: a hand tool ending in a spike for chipping ice

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For ice pick, rolling, and boxcar scars, Gross says to seek a collagen-boosting treatment, like the in-office laser Smooth Beam. Audrey Noble, Harper's BAZAAR, "How To Get Rid of Acne Scars—Forever," 21 Jan. 2019 Gross says there are four different types of acne scars one can get: ice pick, rolling, boxcar and hypertrophic. Audrey Noble, Harper's BAZAAR, "How To Get Rid of Acne Scars—Forever," 21 Jan. 2019 Days later, Karla was strangled to death and then Martin was stabbed through the heart with an ice pick repeatedly, according to testimony by several of the accused. David Luhnow, WSJ, "Mexicans, Hit by Murder Wave, Face Long, Often Futile Wait for Justice," 25 Dec. 2018 Investigators determined she had been raped and fatally stabbed with an ice pick. Time, "Houston's 'Ice Pick Killer' Executed in Texas for 1979 Rape and Murder," 29 June 2018 Investigators determined she had been raped and fatally stabbed with an ice pick. Time, "Houston's 'Ice Pick Killer' Executed in Texas for 1979 Rape and Murder," 29 June 2018 Investigators determined she had been raped and fatally stabbed with an ice pick. Time, "Houston's 'Ice Pick Killer' Executed in Texas for 1979 Rape and Murder," 29 June 2018 Investigators determined she had been raped and fatally stabbed with an ice pick. Time, "Houston's 'Ice Pick Killer' Executed in Texas for 1979 Rape and Murder," 29 June 2018 Deaton, found on the banks of a Houston bayou, had been raped and fatally stabbed with an ice pick and was a friend of Bible’s cousin. Michael Graczyk, The Seattle Times, "Texas inmate wants to be executed by firing squad or gas," 26 June 2018

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1851, in the meaning defined above

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ice pick

noun

English Language Learners Definition of ice pick

: a sharp tool used for breaking off small pieces of ice

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