wrecking bar

noun

Definition of wrecking bar

: a small crowbar with a claw for pulling nails at one end and a slight bend for prying at the other end

First Known Use of wrecking bar

1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Wrecking bar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wrecking%20bar. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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