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

  • adj. Biology Having the shape of the head of an ax.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Shaped like the head of an axe or hatchet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Shaped like the head of an ax or hatchet, as some leaves, and also certain organs of some shellfish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the form of an ax or a cleaver

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having the shape of the head of an ax or cleaver

Etymologies

Latin dolābra, pickax (from dolāre, to hew) + -form.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin dolabra ("mattock"), from dolo ("hew") + -form. (Wiktionary)

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