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 for billhook
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Billhook \Bill"hook`\, n. [Bill + hook.]
     A thick, heavy knife with a hooked point, used in pruning
     hedges, etc. When it has a short handle, it is sometimes
     called a hand bill; when the handle is long, a hedge bill
     or scimiter.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a long-handled saw with a curved blade; "he used a bill to
           prune branches off of the tree" [syn: bill, billhook]

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