A cleaver is a large knife that varies in its shape but usually resembles a rectangular-bladed hatchet. It is largely used as a kitchen or butcher knife intended for hacking through bone. The knife's broad side can also be used for crushing in food preparation (such as garlic).

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Cleaver - See Also
... Side knife, a woodworking tool resembling a cleaver. ...
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... Barbara Billingsley† as "June Cleaver" Hugh Beaumont† as "Ward Cleaver" Tony Dow as "Wally Cleaver" Jerry Mathers as "Theodore 'Beaver' Cleaver" ...
Billy Cleaver - International Career - British Lions
... During the 1950 Lions tour, Cleaver played ten provincial matches and in three test games against the All Blacks ... For some unknown reason, Cleaver was chosen as one of the two full-backs on the tour the other, Norton of Ireland, broke his arm early on and Cleaver was forced play in every match in that position ... Cleaver never played a game on the tour as fly-half, but did play in three of the test matches against New Zealand showing good quality play opposite the All Blacks' Bob Scott ...
Cleaver (geometry)
... In geometry, a cleaver of a triangle is a line segment that bisects the perimeter of the triangle and has one endpoint at the midpoint of one of the three sides ... Each cleaver is parallel to one of the angle bisectors of the triangle ... The three cleavers concur at that center of the Spieker circle ...
List Of Skulduggery Pleasant Characters - Recurring Characters - The White Cleaver
... A Cleaver that was abducted by Serpine and turned invincible through the use of Necromancy, he was the cause of Ghastly Bespoke turning himself into a statue ... The White Cleaver reappears in The Faceless Ones, where it is revealed that the "Necromancer contingent" who "created" the White Cleaver dictated that, since he was created using their own ... The White Cleaver aids the good guys along with the Necromancers in The Faceless Ones, The White Cleaver also attempts to kill a Faceless One but fails and the Faceless one punches him in the chest ...

Famous quotes containing the word cleaver:

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