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Knife-edge file

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Knife-edge file See Illust. of File.
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Usage

In literature:

Then came the rush, five policemen, in single file, with superb steadiness, running along the knife-edge.
"The House of Pride" by Jack London
In closing the wings together the knife edge scrapes across the file and makes at least one of the wings vibrate.
"Book of Monsters" by David Fairchild and Marian Hubbard (Bell) Fairchild
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