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Meaning of "axe-breaker" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AXE-BREAKER

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AXE-BREAKER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Axe-Breaker is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AXE-BREAKER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of axe-breaker in the English dictionary

The definition of axe-breaker in the dictionary is an Australian oleaceous tree, Notelaea longifolia, yielding very hard timber.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AXE-BREAKER

axal
axe
axe-murderer
axebird
axel
Axelrod
axeman
axemen
axenic
axenically
axerophthol
axes
axial
axial skeleton
axial vector
axial-flow compressor
axiality
axially
axil
axile

WORDS THAT END LIKE AXE-BREAKER

backbreaker
beaker
breaker
circuit breaker
contact breaker
dealbreaker
English speaker
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heartbreaker
icebreaker
jailbreaker
keynote speaker
loudspeaker
maker
native speaker
public speaker
sneaker
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streaker
tweaker
Windbreaker

Synonyms and antonyms of axe-breaker in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «axe-breaker» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AXE-BREAKER

Find out the translation of axe-breaker to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of axe-breaker from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «axe-breaker» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

AX-断路器
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hacha para romper el
570 millions of speakers

English

axe-breaker
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कुल्हाड़ी ब्रेकर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الفأس ثقيل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

топор выключатель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ax -breaker
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কুঠার ব্রেকার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ax- disjoncteur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pemutus kapak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Axt - Schutzschalter
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

斧ブレーカー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

도끼 차단기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ax-breaker
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ax -breaker
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கோடாரி-பிரேக்கர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कुराबी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

balta kırıcı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ax - breaker
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

AX -breaker
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сокира вимикач
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

topor - breaker
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ax - διακόπτης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

byl - breker
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ax- breaker
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ax -breaker
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of axe-breaker

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AXE-BREAKER»

The term «axe-breaker» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.232 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AXE-BREAKER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «axe-breaker» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «axe-breaker» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about axe-breaker

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AXE-BREAKER»

Discover the use of axe-breaker in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to axe-breaker and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases ...
[See M0k0.] Axe-breaker, u. name of a tree, Notelzza longz_'f0Zz'u, Vent., NO. fusmiuew. I889. I. H. Maiden, 'Useful Native. Plants,' p. 579: “Axe-breaker. Wood hard, closegrained and firm. Its vernacular name emphasizes its hardness.” Baal  ...
Edward Ellis Morris, 2011
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The Chambers Dictionary
axe -breaker (Auslr) any of several kinds of hard-wooded tree; axe -head; axe' man ( US usu ax man) a man who carries or uses an axe; a man who plays a guitar or (esp ja::) other musical instrument (slang); axe-stone a kind of jade used for ...
Allied Chambers, 1998
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Chambers concise dictionary
[Anglo-Saxon axs] ♢ have an axe to grind to have a personal, often selfish, reason for being involved in something. axe-breaker > n, Aust any of several native hardwood trees. axel /'aksal/or single axel >n, ice-skating a jump in figure skating in ...
Ian Brookes, 2004
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Slaying the Red Slayer: The First Humboldt Prior Adventure
Occasionally the expanses of fields and grazing lands were broken by stands of Quebrachos or axe-breaker trees. “There are two more things,” I said. “First, to the extent you can produce documentary material and specimens of the chemical ...
Bob Garland, 2001
5
Failure of Plastics
Condensed tannins are obtained from the barks of many species including Acacia (wattle, mimosa), Schinopsis (quebracho - literally axe-breaker), Tsuga ( hemlock), Rhus (sumach) and Finns (pine). Condensed tannins are extremely complex ...
Turner, 1990
6
Disinformation Guide to Ancient Aliens, Lost Civilizations, ...
of iron”) as well as Ophir/Peru turned up in a Phoenician tomb; a wooden artifact was found to be of Brazilian “Pau” (axe-breaker) wood. There is also the Paraiba stone inscription (see below). What happened to end such a profitable trade?
Preston Peet, 2013
7
Peoples of the Americas: Anguilla-Belize
These came to grow cotton or to cut down the hardwood tree known as the quebracho (kay-BRAH-choh), or "axe breaker." The region is still thinly populated today, and logging remains important for the economy. Sunflower seeds are also a ...
Patrick Gray, 1999
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Mabberley's Plant-book: A Portable Dictionary of Plants, ...
... Astrocaryum vulgare awlwort Subularia aquatica awun Alstonia congensis awusa nut Plukenetia conophora axe-breaker Geijera paniculata Axinaea Ru ́ız & Pav ́on. Melastomataceae. c. 25 trop. Am. R: BTBC 63(1936)211. Close to ...
David J. Mabberley, 2008
9
Grettir's Saga
... a single leg, I dodged the blows you dealt me. Some men are full of boasts, brainless though they be. The axe-breaker's courage failed when it came to the test of battle They took much loot there, and returned to the Barra Isles in the autumn.
Denton Fox, Hermann Pálsson, 1974
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The Curse of Nemur: In Search of the Art, Myth, and Ritual ...
... “axe breaker.”—Trans. 5. This account is developed in the narrative sources of Cordeu's “Aishtuwénte: Las ideas de deidad en la religiosidad chamacoco,” published in various issues of Suplemento Antropológico (Asunción, Centro de ...
Ticio Escobar, 2007

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AXE-BREAKER»

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The pursuit of usable beauty
... rainfall and constant fire, was unlike anything encountered: the frustrations of pioneers echo in colloquial names for timbers, like 'ironbark' and 'axe-breaker'. «The Monthly, Aug 09»

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