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sharp-edged

[shahrp-ejd] /ˈʃɑrpˈɛdʒd/
adjective
1.
having a fine edge or edges.
2.
acute and caustic:
a sharp-edged wit.
Origin of sharp-edged
1000
before 1000; Old English scearpecgede (not recorded in ME); see sharp, edge, -ed3
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