How to Pronounce ax?

Correct pronunciation for the word "ax" is [ˈaks], [ˈaks], [ˈa_k_s].

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"Ax" in context

The ax - sometimes known as the axe - is one of the oldest tools known to mankind, and remains a favorite for a variety of tasks. The all-purpose instrument has a heavy head that typically has one or two bladed edges. The head is connected to a haft, or handle, and is used for chopping, splitting, and shaping wood or other materials. It can also be used to replace a hammer and spike to fasten wood. Furthermore, an ax enables a person to fell a tree by cutting into the trunk, creating V-shaped wedges that take advantage of the natural tension on the grain.

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