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Noun ax has 1 sense
- ax, axe - an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle
--1 is a kind of edge tool
--1 has parts:
--1 has particulars:
| ||broadax, broadaxe; common ax, common axe, Dayton ax, Dayton axe; double-bitted ax, double-bitted axe, Western ax, Western axe; fireman's ax, fireman's axe; hatchet; ice ax, ice axe, piolet; poleax, poleaxe|
Verb ax has 2 senses
- axe, ax - chop or split with an ax; "axe wood"
--1 is one way to chop, hack
They ax the trees
- ax, axe - terminate; "The NSF axed the research program and stopped funding it"
--2 is one way to end, terminate
Somebody ----s something