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The [knife] blades are hardened, tempered, ground on wet grindstones and hand honed to a sharp edge. 1, record 1, English, - hand%20honed
Les lames sont durcies, trempées et dégrossies sur meule, polies et aiguisées soigneusement à la main. 1, record 1, French, - aiguis%C3%A9%20%C3%A0%20la%20main
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