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

  • n. A pointed awl for chipping or breaking ice.

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  • n. Alternative spelling of icepick.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a sharp instrument for breaking ice into small pieces.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small hand-tool, shaped like an awl, used for breaking ice.

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

  • n. pick consisting of a steel rod with a sharp point; used for breaking up blocks of ice
  • n. pick consisting of a steel rod with a sharp point; used for breaking up blocks of ice

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