stone ax


Definition of stone ax

  1. 1 :  a stonecutter's ax :  axhammer

  2. 2 :  a prehistoric stone implement similar to an ax head — compare grooved ax, hand ax, perforated ax

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Origin and Etymology of stone ax

Middle English stanax, stonax, from Old English stānæx, from stān stone + æx ax — more at ax

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