spokeshave

noun
spoke·​shave | \ ˈspōk-ˌshāv How to pronounce spokeshave (audio) \

Definition of spokeshave

: a drawknife or small transverse plane with end handles for planing convex or concave surfaces

First Known Use of spokeshave

1510, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for spokeshave

spoke entry 2

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

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