rat-tail file

noun

Definition of rat-tail file

: a round slender tapered file

First Known Use of rat-tail file

1744, in the meaning defined above

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“Rat-tail file.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rat-tail%20file. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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