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chis·el

(chiz'ĕl),
A single beveled end-cutting blade with a straight or angled shank used with a thrust along the axis of the handle for cutting or splitting dentin and enamel.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

chis·el

(chiz'ĕl)
Single beveled end-cutting blade with straight or angled shank used with a thrust along axis of handle for cutting or splitting dentin and enamel.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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We moved back to the house, my host and I and from below I heard delicate blows, which I knew was that of hammer hitting chisel and the chisel opening the crack.
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A member of the Alcheringa Gallery team since 2001, Dan travelled to the Sepik on many gallery field trips where he helped to assess the needs of particular carvers and to organize the purchase and distribution of each new donation of chisels. He was held in deep respect and much loved within the Sepik community, and, in turn, he clearly held great affection for the communities and their people.
They're equally important, but let's talk about the back of your chisel first.
Born to a preacher father and a pianoplaying mother (she played at her husband's services) the young Chisel was exposed to gospel music but also to some of the major roots and rock influences - Cash, Dylan, Cohen, Waits, Otis Redding and Sam Cooke too.
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Use a chisel and mallet and tap around the outline of the hinge shapes making sure that the 'bevel' (sloped edge) of the chisel is facing towards the waste wood.
Like his old man, he quickly developed a nickname, Chisel, early in his boyhood.
" A steel rod, a hammer and a chisel were found beside the bodies, indicating they could have been used in the crime," Noida senior superintendent of police Ashok Kumar Singh said.