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1. machete, matchet, panga

a large heavy knife used in Central and South America as a weapon or for cutting vegetation

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a broad heavy knife used for cutting or as a weapon, esp in parts of Central and South America

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see synonyms of machete
a large, heavy-bladed knife used for cutting down sugar cane, dense underbrush, etc., esp. in Central and South America
a small Pacific tenpounder fish (Elops affinis) sometimes found in fresh waters

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see synonyms of machete
A large heavy knife with a broad blade, used as a weapon and an implement for cutting vegetation.
tr.v. ma·chet·ed, ma·chet·e·ing, ma·chet·es
1. To cut with a machete: macheted the undergrowth.
2. To attack, wound, or kill with a machete.

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