English version

mattock

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Tools
mattockmat‧tock /ˈmætək/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TZa tool used for digging, with a long handle and a metal blade
Examples from the Corpus
mattockWhen cultivation is done with mattocks and hoes women do it; when a tractor comes along, men drive it.
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