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grind

EN[ˈɡɹaɪnd] [-aɪnd] [ˈɡɹɪnd] [-ɪnd]
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  • The grind of a blade refers to the shape of the cross-section of the blade. It is distinct from the blade profile (e.g., clip point or drop point knife, sabre or cutlass, axe or chisel, etc.
  • Grinding involves removing significant portions of metal from the blade and is thus distinct from honing and polishing.
  • The terms edge angle and included angle can be important when talking about grinding. The edge angle is measured between the surface of an edge and a line running from the point of the cutting edge to the centre of the back edge.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
      • Verbs
        • Verbs by inflection type
          • Irregular verbs
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      1. en grinder
      2. en grinde
      3. en grinds
      4. en grindle
      5. en grinded
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      Meaning of grind for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "grind" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verbs by inflection type.
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