adze

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an edge tool used to cut and shape wood

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As horsehoofs have been considered by some (including myself) as one type of nuclear tool used for chopping and adzing, an element of mass is required.
The actions of scraping and adzing are mechanically different and a hafted adze may also serve as a scraper.
Small tools with low edge angles were argued to be best suited to delicate cutting or slicing tasks, whereas small tools with higher edge angles were better suited to delicate scraping, planing and adzing, or use as hafted tools.