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Encyclopedia > Knife (disambiguation)

A Knife is a sharpened hand tool. Traditional Finnish puukko knife A knife is a sharp-edged hand tool used for cutting. ...



'Knife' may also refer to:


Specific types of knives include the following: The Knife, in typical fashion For other uses of the term Knife, see Knife (disambiguation) The Knife is an electronic indie duo from Sweden formed in 1999. ... Martin The Knife De Knijff (born 2 October 1972) is a professional sports better and high-stakes poker player from Gothenburg, Sweden. ... Knives is an episode from the second season of the science-fiction television series Babylon 5. ... The Subtle Knife Cover The Subtle Knife is the second novel in the His Dark Materials series, written by British novelist Philip Pullman, and published in 1997. ... Knife Lake Township is a township located in Kanabec County, Minnesota. ...


In the kitchen:

As a wartime accessory: A kitchen knife is any knife that is used in a kitchen. ... A Wusthof 8 Chefs Knife In cooking, a chefs knife, also known as a French knife, is a cutting tool used in preparing food. ... A butter knife is a flat, metal knife used to spread butter, peanut butter, vegemite or other spreads. ... A boning knife is a type of kitchen knife with a sharp point and narrow blade. ...

As tools: Combat knives are mainly used in close combat. ... The fascine knife was a sidearm issued to 19th century light infantry and artillery. ... Bowie knife is a term commonly used in modern times to refer to any large sheath knife. ... Please note: trench knives are specialized fighting knives and are not synonymous with brass knuckles - although some famous designs incorporate them, and thus these weapons deserve a page of their own. ... Survival knives are intended for survival purposes when lost in a wilderness environment. ... A butterfly knife at various stages between its closed and open states The Balisong is a butterfly knife, and is sometimes known as a Batangas knife, is a form of folding pocket knife with two handles that counter-rotate around the tang such that, when closed, the blade is concealed...

Other knives: A pocket knife is a type of folding knife with a blade that fits inside the handle. ... Disassembled, blade partly retracted Utility knife A utility knife or box cutter is a common tool used in various trades and crafts for a variety of purposes. ... Marking Knife A marking knife is a woodworking layout tool. ... A common palette knife A palette knife is a blunt knife with a very flexible steel blade and no sharpened cutting edge. ...

'Kinives in fiction:' A blade of heated metal, used to cut plastics and styrofoam. ...


 
 

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