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shanks

noun
plural of shank, slang

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an instrument with a metal length that has a sharp edge for cutting
  • slashed at the prison guard with a shank he had secretly made from a scrap of metal

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“Shanks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shanks. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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