bread knife

noun
a knife designed or suitable for slicing bread, as one having a wavy or saw-toothed blade.

Origin:
1860–65

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The blade portion of the point was sometimes serrated, similar to a modern bread knife.
Use a scouring pad to scrub soiled areas of the oven and use a harder object, such as a bread knife, for larger food deposits.
Use a spatula or bread knife to get under large food deposits.
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