Mat"tock (?), n. [AS. mattuc; cf. W. matog.]

An implement for digging and grubbing. The head has two long steel blades, one like an adz and the other like a narrow ax or the point of a pickax.

'T is you must dig with mattock and with spade. Shak.

 

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