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fruit knife

noun
1.
a small knife, usually having a distinctive handle and a stainless steel blade with a sharp or serrated edge, used at table for paring and cutting fruit.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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British Dictionary definitions for fruit knives

fruit knife

noun
1.
a small stainless knife for cutting fruit
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