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Definition 1: a battle ax used in the Middle Ages; a long handled ax and a pick - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for poleax in the sense of this definition

(poleax is a kind of ...) a broadax used as a weapon

Definition 2: an ax used to slaughter cattle; has a hammer opposite the blade - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for poleax in the sense of this definition

(poleax is a kind of ...) an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle

Definition 3: fell with or as if with a poleax - [verb of contact]

Synonyms for poleax in the sense of this definition

(poleax is a kind of ...) cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow

"strike down a tree" "Lightning struck down the hikers"

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