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Meaning of "pruning knife" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRUNING KNIFE

pruning knife  [ˈpruːnɪŋ naɪf] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRUNING KNIFE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pruning knife 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 PRUNING KNIFE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of pruning knife in the English dictionary

The definition of pruning knife in the dictionary is a knife used for pruning.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRUNING KNIFE


breadknife
ˈbrednaɪf
drawknife
ˈdrɔːˌnaɪf
fife
faɪf
housewife
ˈhaʊsˌwaɪf
jackknife
ˈdʒækˌnaɪf
kaif
kaɪf
knife
naɪf
life
laɪf
long-life
ˈlɒŋlaɪf
midwife
ˈmɪdˌwaɪf
nife
naɪf
nightlife
ˈnaɪtˌlaɪf
paperknife
ˈpeɪpəˌnaɪf
penknife
ˈpɛnˌnaɪf
pocketknife
ˈpɒkɪtˌnaɪf
real-life
ˌriːlˈlaɪf
still-life
stɪl laɪf
wife
waɪf
wildlife
ˈwaɪldˌlaɪf
Yellowknife
ˈjɛləʊˌnaɪf

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRUNING KNIFE

pruina
pruinose
prunable
prune
prunella
prunelle
prunello
pruner
pruning
pruning hook
pruning knives
pruning shears
prunt
prunus
prurience
pruriency
prurient
pruriently
pruriginous
prurigo

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRUNING KNIFE

bowie knife
butter knife
carving knife
case knife
clasp knife
combat knife
craft knife
dinner knife
fish knife
fruit knife
gamma knife
hunting knife
palette knife
putty knife
sheath knife
Stanley knife
steak knife
Swiss Army knife
trench knife
twist the knife
under the knife

Synonyms and antonyms of pruning knife in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pruning knife» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRUNING KNIFE

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

Translator English - Chinese

剪枝刀
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

podadera
570 millions of speakers

English

pruning knife
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

छंटाई चाकू
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التقليم سكين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

обрезка нож
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

podão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মুদ্রণ ছুরি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

serpette
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pisau pemangkasan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hippe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

剪定ナイフ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

가지 치기 나이프
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pisang pruning
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cắt tỉa dao
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கத்தரித்து கத்தி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रोपांची छाटणी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

budama bıçağı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

falcetto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przycinanie nóż
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

обрізка нож
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cuțit de tăiere
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κλάδεμα μαχαίρι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

snoeimes
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

beskärning kniv
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

beskjæring kniv
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pruning knife

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRUNING KNIFE»

The term «pruning knife» is normally little used and occupies the 136.830 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRUNING KNIFE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «pruning knife» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «pruning knife» 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 pruning knife

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRUNING KNIFE»

Discover the use of pruning knife in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pruning knife and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Pruning Book
Pruning knife The pruning knife comes highly recommended by those gardeners with the expertise to use it. This knife differs from other knives in having a curved blade, which helps it keep contact with the branch as you cut. If you choose to ...
Lee Reich, 2010
2
Revision; or, the Pruning Knife. A few practical suggestions ...
And at verse 23, “ And thou shalt see my back parts, but my face shall '_'not be seen.” Do not such contradictions require at least “ revision?” It should never be made to appear God ever broke His promises, and yet one instance out of many I  ...
‎1857
3
Plato on Justice and Power: Reading Book I of Plato's Republic
But this is not a possibility with the ergon of something. A pruning knife could be used for purposes other than pruning, and the user could find it 'excellent' in this respect. But it would not be what made it excellent or inferior as a pruning knife.
Kimon Lycos, 1987
4
Easy Practical Pruning: Techniques for Training Trees, ...
Look for a pruning knife, which has a blade that curves in slighrly. Gloves and Glasses. Never start a pruning operation without donning a pair of sturdy leather gloves and protective eyewear — sunglasses or prescription glasses at a minimum, ...
Barbara Ellis, 1997
5
Why Believe The Bible?
With the authority of the Bible being questioned by many in today’s society and the need for solid, biblical teaching, the timeliness of Why Believe the Bible is apparent.
John MacArthur, 2011
6
Blade's Guide to Knives & Their Values
... cousin of the pruning knife is the maize. Pruning. Knives. VALUE. RANGE. 185.
Steve Shackleford, 2010
7
Republic
Then shall we not define pruning to be the function of the pruning knife? By all means. Now then, I think, you will better understand what I wished to learn from you just now, when I asked whether the function of a thing is not that work for the  ...
Plato, 1996
8
Pruning: An Illustrated Guide: Foolproof Methods for Shaping ...
The pruning knife comes highly recommended by those gardeners with the expertise to use it. This knife differs from other knives in having a curved blade, which helps it keep contact with the branch as you cut. If you choose to use a pruning ...
Lee Reich, 1999
9
An Illustrated Guide to Pruning
Pruning knife Generating a new branch following removal of a. Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional ...
Edward Gilman, 2011
10
An Encyclopaedia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and ...
differs from the common pruning- knife, in having a thinner and more narrow blade fixed it) a bone or horn handle. It is used for grafting, inarching, Ac K9 110 114 The budding-knife (Jig, 110.) differs from the grafting-knife, in having the point of ...
John Claudius Loudon, 1824

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRUNING KNIFE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pruning knife is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Leon Trotsky on the Weapon of Taxation
The pruning knife of taxation is a very important instrument. With it the workers' state will be able to clip the young plant of capitalism, lest it thrive too luxuriously.”. «Cato Institute, Jul 15»
2
Phil Power: Cherry season one of the great glories
... Eugene standing in his orchard, wearing a white shirt and necktie and a Panama hat, with a farm hand holding a pruning knife standing behind him. It wasn't ... «Traverse City Record Eagle, Jul 15»
3
Phil's column
... Eugene standing in his orchard, wearing a white shirt and necktie and a Panama hat, with a farm hand holding a pruning knife standing behind him. It wasn't ... «Bridge Michigan, Jun 15»
4
Springdale Man Behind Bars Without Bond After Sunday Stabbing
Nally, an estranged husband of the woman, then pulled out a pruning knife, stabbing the victim three times in the lower back area, officers said. Both the suspect ... «5newsonline.com, Jun 15»
5
Reliving the Renaissance
... Pomona stands her ground. Armed with a curved pruning knife, she responds to his approaches with formal gestures that keep him at a respectful distance. «The New York Review of Books, Jan 15»
6
'Leave your pruning knife at home' judge tells Newton Abbot man
A NEWTON Abbot man has been told by a judge to leave his pruning knife at home in future after getting it out during an argument in a pub. Brian Baker, 58, put ... «Torquay Herald Express, Oct 14»
7
How to take cuttings of tender perennials
Take a clean pruning knife or secateurs and a clean plastic bag into your garden early in the morning when the plants are fully hydrated, and cut a non-flowering ... «Express.co.uk, Aug 14»
8
The Fiscal Bluff
... of expense beyond income, growth and entailment of a public debt, are indications soliciting the employment of the pruning knife.” –Thomas Jefferson (1821). «Patriot Post, Dec 12»
9
Life Skills #237
Use a pruning knife or closed pruning clippers (your fingers will work, too) to gently tease out the roots, as if untangling a knot of hair — you are providing ... «Chicago Tribune, Mar 12»
10
A few solutions to seasonal growing pains
If the exposed heartwood develops a soft, pithy feel, you should scrape it back to solid wood with a pruning knife. Continue to monitor. As long as the foliage is ... «Washington Post, Jul 11»

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