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a large ax with a broad cutting blade

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From 1854 to 1856, the Broad-Axe of Freedom and The Grubbing Hoe of Truth, a weekly newspaper, was published in Richmond, Ind.
Wouldn't it be something if the publisher of a modem newspaper would kick over the traces and call his new creation the Broad-Axe of Freedom and The Grubbing Hoe of Truth?
Navy's first frigates (like the USS Constitution) were constructed out of live-oaks, the kind of "live-oak kelsons" Whitman sings of in "Song of the Broad-Axe.