cold chiselling

cold-chisel

[kohld-chiz-uhl]
verb (used with object), cold-chiseled, cold-chiseling or (especially British) cold-chiselled, cold-chiselling.
to work upon (metal) with a cold chisel.

Origin:
1690–1700

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