Definitions

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

  • n. See drawknife.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A drawing knife.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See drawing knife.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A surgical instrument resembling a drawing-knife, with a single long handle, used to remove thin slices of tissue or pathological growths from the interior of a cavity.

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

  • n. a woodworker's knife to shave surfaces

Etymologies

draw +‎ shave? (Wiktionary)

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