pruning hook

noun

Definition of pruning hook

: a pole bearing a curved blade for pruning plants

First Known Use of pruning hook

1611, in the meaning defined above

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“Pruning hook.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pruning%20hook. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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