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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The part of a weapon or tool, usually at the front, that inflicts damage or performs work.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The part of a tool or other similar item, that is physically used for its operation, rather than the part which is held.

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