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jackknife

noun

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1 as in dagger, machete

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2 as in header, swan dive

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The first known use of jackknife was in 1683

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“Jackknife.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jackknife. Accessed 31 Mar. 2020.

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