reaphook

noun
reap·​hook | \ ˈrēp-ˌhu̇k How to pronounce reaphook (audio) \

Definition of reaphook

: a hand implement with a hook-shaped blade used in reaping

First Known Use of reaphook

circa 1591, in the meaning defined above

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“Reaphook.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reaphook. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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