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Webster's Dictionary 1828 - Online Edition

Webster's Dictionary 1828

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Chisel

CHISEL, noun An instrument of iron or steel, used in carpentry, joinery, cabinet work, masonry, sculpture, etc., either for paring, hewing or gouging. Chisels are of different sizes and shapes, fitted for particular uses.

CHISEL, verb transitive To cut, pare, gouge, or engrave with a chisel