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  • n. A tool with a long beak, used in the process of snarling, or forming raised work.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • a tool with a long beak, used in the process of snarling. When one end is held in a vise, and the shank is struck with a hammer, the repercussion of the other end, or beak, within the article worked upon gives the requisite blow for producing raised work. See 1st Snarl.

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