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the cutting edge of a knife.
anything very sharp.
a wedge on the fine edge of which a scale beam, pendulum, or the like, balances or oscillates.
the sharp cutting edge of a knife
any sharp edge
a sharp-edged wedge of hard material on which the beam of a balance pivots or about which a pendulum is suspended
a critical point in the development of a situation, process of making a decision, etc


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  • Knife-edged

    [nahyf-ejd] /ˈnaɪfˌɛdʒd/ adjective 1. having a thin, sharp edge.

  • Knife grinder

    noun 1. a person who makes and sharpens knives, esp an itinerant one

  • Knifeman

    /ˈnaɪfmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a man who is armed with a knife, esp unlawfully

  • Knife-pleat

    noun 1. a sharply creased narrow pleat, usually one of a series folded in the same direction. noun 1. a single pleat turned in one direction

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