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One entry found for hatchet.
Main Entry: hatch·et
Pronunciation: primarystresshach-schwat
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English hachet "small ax, hatchet," from early French hachette, literally, "small battle-ax," from hache "battle-ax"; of Germanic origin --related to 1HASH, 4HATCH
: a small ax with a short handle

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