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hew -- as in: hew with an axe
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The Da Vinci Code
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  • As he stood and examined his find, he realized he was holding a rough-hewn stone slab with engraved words.
  • Sophie slipped through the door and found herself on a rough-hewn stone staircase that spiraled downward.
  • Against the far wall, flanked between two glistening suits of chain mail armor, was a rough-hewn fireplace large enough to roast an ox.
  • The rough-hewn stone shimmered in the rain, and doves cooed in the architecture overhead.

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  • hew an oak
  • hew out a path in the rock

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