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pocketknife

[pok-it-nahyf] /ˈpɒk ɪtˌnaɪf/
noun, plural pocketknives.
1.
a knife with one or more blades that fold into the handle, suitable for carrying in the pocket.
Origin
1720-1730
1720-30; pocket + knife
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British Dictionary definitions for pocket knife

pocketknife

/ˈpɒkɪtˌnaɪf/
noun (pl) -knives
1.
a small knife with one or more blades that fold into the handle; penknife
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