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pewter
a dull metallic substance containing lead formerly used for utensils
hemp
a tall Asian herb known for its tough woody fiber used to make rope
snuffers
a device similar to pair of scissors for cropping and holding the snuff of a candle
flagon
a container for liquids usually having a handle, spout and lid
shipwright
a carpenter skilled in ship construction and repair
cask
a barrel-shaped container usually for liquids
adze
a cutting tool with a thin arched blade set at right angles to the handle, used for shaping wood
joiner
a woodworker who constructs articles by joining pieces of wood
scythe
tool with a curved blade on a long curved handle used for mowing grass or grain by hand
sloop
a sailboat with one mast and a fore and aft mainsail and jib
miter box
a device for guiding a handsaw at the proper angle in making a miter joint in wood
sickle
tool with a curved balde on a short handle used to cut grass