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English definition of “trowel”

trowel

noun [C]     /traʊəl/
a small tool consisting of a flat metal blade joined to a handle , used for spreading building materials such as cement ToolsGardening tools a small tool with a curved pointed metal blade , used in the garden for digging small holes and removing small plants from the ground Gardening toolsTools
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