trench knife


Definition of trench knife

: a knife with a strong double-edged blade about eight inches long suited for use in hand-to-hand fighting

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First Known Use of trench knife

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Trench knife.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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