Broad

Broad

, n. 1. The broad part of anything; as, the broad of an oar.
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2. The spread of a river into a sheet of water; a flooded fen. [Local, Eng.] Southey.
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3. A lathe tool for turning down the insides and bottoms of cylinders. Knight.
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4. A woman, especially one who is sexually promiscuous; -- usually considered offensive. [slang]
[PJC]

{

Broad"ax`

,

Broad"axe`

,

broad-axe

,

broad-ax

} (), n. 1. An ancient military weapon; a battle-ax.
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2. An ax with a broad edge, for hewing timber.
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