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knife

noun

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an instrument with a metal length that has a sharp edge for cutting
  • be careful in using the knife to split open the cardboard box

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knife

verb

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The first known use of knife was before the 12th century

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“Knife.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/knife. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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